In 2016, it is planned to employ 992.7 thousand people. Of these, 511, 5 thousand are graduates of educational institutions. Particular attention will be paid to the employment of women, disabled and other categories of people in need of social support.
The Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population representatives have told about the features of the program to create jobs and employment of the population for 2016, adopted by the Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis.
Labor Minister Aziz Abdukhakimov stressed that all regions and cities were commissioned to create jobs and generate employment in 2016. These data formed the basis for the development of parameters to create jobs and employment on the scale primarily corresponding to the number of college graduates.
Some directions of the program provide the job creation through the organization of small industrial areas, and reserving jobs. Particular attention deserves the new methods of employment of population and young people, especially college graduates.
The Minister stressed that the program is developed based on the objectives for improving the territorial structure of employment, to balance the demand and supply of workforce in the labor market. The program also takes into account the parameters of the implementation of programs for socio-economic development of the areas, the service sector, and the construction of individual housing in rural areas and contracting of construction works, as well as the further development of diversified farms, and the modernization of agricultural production.
One of the main objectives of the program turned the development of different forms of employment, especially small businesses, home-based work and family businesses. The necessary financial and economic instruments for the development of individual entrepreneurship and employment are provided by the Decree of the President dated 15 May 2015, and amendments to some laws adopted in connection with this Decree in August 2015.