Azerbaijan extends term for provision of unemployed IDPs with monthly average wage

Baku: On March 16, the Cabinet of Ministers adopted a decision on extra measures for social protection of IDPs who are unemployed or deprived of their workplace due to reasons beyond their control or have previously worked at budget-funded institutions and organizations.

Under the decision which entered into force on 1 January 2015, the term for the provision of IDPs who were forced out of their homes because of the Armenian invasion of Azerbaijan lands and had worked at budget-funded institutions and organizations or been unemployed or deprived of their workplace due to reasons beyond their control with monthly average wage has been extended until 1 January 2016, the Cabinet of Ministers told APA.

The decision also gives concrete instructions on related ministries, state authorities and executive powers of occupied districts strengthening measures to the acceptation of IDPs into relevant vacancies.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency