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Conference: Effective tools of active labour market policies during the crisis

Employment institute will have a presentation on conference Effective tools of active labour market policies during the crisis which is organized by the Labour Market Observatory of the European Economic and Social Committee. It will take place in Brussels on 5th of March 2013.

In the presentation we will focus on situation of long term unemployed in Slovak economy, which is European highest, in the negative sense. The specifics of Slovak economy and labour market call for unusual approaches, which we illustrate on previous unsuccessful tools and possible successful one.


https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/inclusive-growth/conference-ecosoc-2013

Current statistics

July 2019: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 167357, of which 59436 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.1% (2.2% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 19.2% (11.1%), Revúca 18.5% (9.6%), Kežmarok 16.7% (7.7%), Rožňava 14.6% (8.1%), Vranov nad Topľou 14.6% (7.1%)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.4%, Trenčín 2.5%, Nitra 2.7%, Piešťany 2.8%, Hlohovec 2.8%