Webinar on “Labor rights of women employees, ensuring those rights and regulating labor relations”
On March 3, 2021, the AFchamber Women Professional Committee, in partnership with the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population and Baker Tilly Azerbaijan, held a webinar on “Labor rights of women employees, ensuring those rights and regulating labor relations”.
The HR manager of Baker Tilly Azerbaijan Tarana Gurbanova informed the participants about the rights regulated by the Labor Code, the norms established for special physical conditions, the employment rules for female employees with children.
Farida Hajiyeva, Chief Adviser of the Salary and Labor Relations Sector of the Labor Policy Department of the MLSPP, spoke about the provision of these rights and the state programs in this regard. Rena Abdullayeva, Deputy Head of the Employment Policy and Demography Department of the MLSPP, stressed the importance of increasing the participation of women in the labor market and informed the participants about the work done in this direction. Rashida Abdullayeva, the Chief Specialist of the Projects Sector of the International Relations and Projects Department of the State Employment Agency under the MLSPP, spoke about the projects implemented by the State Employment Agency to ensure women’s employment.
In the end, the participants addressed their questions.