La­bor min­is­ter talks to Ro­ma­nian del­e­ga­tion about rights of dis­abled peo­ple

The UB Post - - Politics -

Min­is­ter of La­bor and So­cial Pro­tec­tion S.Chin­zorig held a meeting with for­mer Prime Min­is­ter of Ro­ma­nia Pe­tre Ro­man on Oc­to­ber 25 in Ulaan­baatar to talk about em­ploy­ment op­por­tu­ni­ties for peo­ple with dis­abil­i­ties.

At the be­gin­ning of their meeting, Min­is­ter S.Chin­zorig thanked the for­mer prime min­is­ter for par­tic­i­pat­ing in an in­ter­na­tional con­fer­ence be­ing held in Ulaan­baatar to share his ex­pe­ri­ence about in­creas­ing em­ploy­ment op­por­tu­ni­ties for peo­ple with dis­abil­i­ties with Mon­go­lians.

Min­is­ter S.Chin­zorig in­tro­duced Ro­man to the government’s pol­icy, document, ac­tions and mea­sures be­ing ex­e­cuted for pro­tect­ing and pro­mot­ing the rights of peo­ple with dis­abil­i­ties.

The min­is­ter pointed out that Mon­go­lia is tak­ing care of its per­sons with dis­abil­i­ties by im­prov­ing the le­gal and reg­u­la­tory en­vi­ron­ment for them and pro­mot­ing their so­cial par­tic­i­pa­tion. He also noted that the government has es­tab­lished an agency for peo­ple with dis­abil­i­ties.

He stated that in 2008, Mon­go­lia joined the Con­ven­tion on the Rights of Per­sons with Dis­abil­i­ties, which was adopted by the United Na­tions Gen­eral Assem­bly in 2006, and Par­lia­ment adopted the Law on the Rights of Per­sons with Dis­abil­i­ties in 2016, which was based on the fun­da­men­tal prin­ci­ples of the con­ven­tion.

S.Chin­zorig asked for Ro­man’s sup­port in im­ple­ment­ing the Euro­pean Union’s projects and pro­grams for the per­sons with dis­abil­i­ties in Mon­go­lia.

Ro­man replied S.Chin­zorig that he will sup­port the min­is­ter’s pro­posal in all pos­si­ble ways.

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