Today, in the Ministry of Healthcare and Social Development of the RK (further - MHSD) held a regular meeting of the coordination Council in the field of social protection of invalids.
In the event was attended Deputy Prime Minister of RK Dariga Nazarbayeva, Minister of Healthcare and Social Development of RK Tamara Duisenova, representatives of Central state bodies, Deputy akims of oblasts, heads of managements of coordination of employment and social programs of regions, territorial departments of the Committee of labor, social protection and migration of MHSD, representatives of NGO.
During the meeting were discussed the issues of adaptation of objects of social and transport infrastructure for people with limited mobility, availability of facilities for the International specialized exhibition EXPO-2017 and Astana for invalids, problems and prospects of implementation of inclusive education.
With report on the implementation of the third phase of the Plan of measures to ensure the rights and improve the quality of life of invalids for 2016-2018 years spoke the Vice-Minister of Healthcare and Social Development of RK Svetlana Zhakupova.
She reported, that in the regions have approved the adaptation plans of objects of social and transport infrastructure to 2016, public monitoring is ongoing with participation of representatives of regional mass media, NGO, "Nur Otan" party for the quality of the adaptation of objects of social and transport infrastructure.
Specialists of MHSD was analyzed the activity of local Executive bodies to create barrier-free environment.
"For today held pasportization of 25.2 thousand infrastructure. Nowadays from passported objects about 17.6 thousand need to be adapted for invalids of which 7 thousand 664 have already been adapted to the needs of disabled people-43%," - Deputy Minister said.
Svetlana Zhakupova noted, that MHSD is doing a great work on employment of invalids. For 6 months of this year, the centers for employment assistance in employment of 5 thousand 156 invalids, in the framework of the "Orleu" project employed 72 invalids.
"For invalids to employers a differentiated approach for the establishment of quotas from 2% to 4%. Also will be introduced a mechanism of subsidizing the cost of employers creating special working places", - Deputy Minister said.
On the measures taken to create an accessible environment for invalids to members of the coordination Council informed the Deputy akims of Atyrau, North Kazakhstan and Mangystau oblasts, Astana, representatives of JSC "National company "Astana EXPO-2017".
The promotion of inclusive education were discussed during the presentations of the Deputy Minister of education and science Yelmira Sukhanberdiyeva, Deputy akim of Karaganda oblast Abishev Zhandos and the Chairman of public Association of invalids "Namys" Kairat Imanaliyev.
Following the meeting, the recommendations and issued appropriate instructions.
We remind, the Coordinating Council in the field of social protection of invalids are Advisory-consultative body under RK Government. It was established with the aim of formulating proposals and recommendations on issues of social protection of the invalids, ensure the interaction of Central and local Executive bodies, organizations, public associations of disabled persons on issues of social protection of invalids, create equal opportunities for life and integration into society. The Council includes representatives of Republican and regional public associations of invalids.