Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman advocates for the reform of the employment sphere so that the state will not stimulate unemployment, but supports the creating jobs in the country. This was started be the Head of Government while a meeting with experts on the definition of priority basis of reforming the state employment service with the aim of stimulating the creation of new jobs.
In particular, according to the Prime Minister, the issues of decentralization, legalization of wages and education require the solution.
The identification of the key challenges in reforming of the sphere of employment was a major topic of discussion.
Experts and Government representatives discussed the main problems in this area and outlined the key tasks in the reform. In particular they noted the necessity of complex state policy in the sphere of employment, the identification of the responsible coordinating body for its implementation, the improvement of the employment service, the streamlining of social benefits for unemployment, improvement of mechanisms of employment of individuals, including people with disabilities, as well as bringing vocational education and higher education in line with the needs of the labour market.
According to an expert of Jobs International Ltd Tatyana Pashko, the labor market indicates that the crisis has passed. "The only thing that pleases, that the crisis we have passed, administrative jobs are in top ten [most popular jobs], back marketing, accounting are also in top, but wages are in the previous level," she said.
As a result of the discussion, on the proposal of the Prime Minister, it was agreed to create a working group to develop proposals on the reform of the employment sphere.