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Conference: Long-term unemployment in region's hands

Employment Institute invites you on the conference "Long-term unemployment in region's hands", where candidates on the head of particular regions introduce their proposals how to solve long-term unemployment in Slovak regions.

The long-term unemployment rate in Slovakia is 9,4 %. Present measures are ineffective and the situation is going to be indefensible - will something to change after regional elections?

  • Date: 25th October 2013 (Friday), at 01:00 p.m.
  • Place: Commutiny centre, Hlavné námestie /Main square/ no. 6. , Tornaľa, Slovakia
timeprogram
12:30registration
13:00invitationRNDr. Viliam Páleník, PhD., h. doc., president of Employment Institute, member of European Economic and Social Committee
Mgr. Anna Szögedi, mayor of Tornaľa
13:15introduction to regional unemploymentEmployment Institute
13:30region Banská Bystrica a Prešovcandidates, confirmed: Ľudovít Kaník, Karol Konárik jr., Vladimír Maňka, Ľubomír Vasilišin
14:10discussion
14:30coffee break
15:00region Košice candidates, confirmed: Rudolf Bauer, Vladimír Gürtler, Jozef Holečko
15:30 discussion
15:50conclusionsEmployment Institute
16:00press conferenceEmployment Institute

Conference is realized within the project Public Policies of Employment thanks to Ekopolis Foundation.


https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/the-public-policies-of-employment/conference-regions-october-2013

Current statistics

September 2018: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 179123, of which 70589 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.5% (2.6% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 20.3% (12.1%), Revúca 19.5% (10.1%), Kežmarok 16.8% (8.3%), Rožňava 16.3% (9.0%), Vranov nad Topľou 15.5% (7.4%)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.5%, Trenčín 2.6%, Galanta 2.7%, Hlohovec 2.7%, Trnava 2.8%