01/12/10 - Employment of youth considered

posted 2 May 2012, 05:12 by Doston Omonov   [ updated 2 May 2012, 05:33 ]
A round table on providing graduates of the educational establishments with jobs was held in Tashkent. It was attended by representatives of the Labor and social protection ministry, Specialized secondary and professional education center, Commerce and industry chamber and other organizations and companies. 

This year, more than 400,000 young people graduated professional colleges. Cooperation between educational establishments and employers plays an important role in their employment.

During July-November, some 600 job fairs were organized throughout the country, where graduates could find jobs.

More than 17,000 small enterprises and micro firms have offered jobs to about 40,000 graduates, the conference participants learnt.

The forum called for further strengthening of the cooperation among various state bodies, educational institutions, public organizations and companies for providing young people with employment.