Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security (Nepal)

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Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security[1]
श्रम, रोजगार तथा सामाजिक सुरक्षा मन्त्रालय
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Agency overview
Formed1981
HeadquartersSingha Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal
Minister responsible
Websitemoless.gov.np

The Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security (Nepali: श्रम, रोजगार तथा सामाजिक सुरक्षा मन्त्रालय) is a government ministry of Nepal that governs the development policies of labour and employment in the country.[1]

History[edit]

The ministry was formed in 1981 as the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare.In 1995 and 2000, the portfolio was adjusted making it first the Ministry of Labour and later the Ministry of Labour and Transport Management. In 2002, the ministry received its final portfolio under which it operates today, the Ministry of Labour and Employment.[1]

Objectives[edit]

[citation needed]

  • Development of Pure Industrial Relationship
  • Ending Unemployment and Development of Productive and Qualitative Employment System
  • Child Labour Alleviation
  • Development of Safety, Managed and help based transportation system

Organisational Structure[edit]

Two departments serve under the ministry to facilitate and implement its work:

  • Department of Labour[2]
  • Department of Foreign Employment[3]

Furthermore, several Organizations also work under and with the ministry:

  • Foreign Employment Promotion Board[4]
  • Vocational and Skill Development Centre[5]

Former Ministers of Labour and Employment[edit]

This is a list of all Ministers of Labour and Employment since the Nepalese Constituent Assembly election in 2013:

Name Party Assumed Office Left Office
1 Tek Bahadur Gurung[6] Nepali Congress 25 February 2014
2 Deepak Bohara[7] Rastriya Prajatantra Party 24 December 2015
3 Surya Man Gurung[8] Nepali Congress 26 August 2016
4 Farmulha Mansur[9] Nepali Congress 7 June 2017

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "श्रम तथा रोजगार मन्त्रालय". Ministry of Labour and Employment. Retrieved 15 September 2017.
  2. ^ "Department of Labour". Department of Labour / Ministry of Labour and Employment. Retrieved 25 October 2017.
  3. ^ "वैदेशिक रोजगार विभाग". Department of Foreign Employment. Retrieved 25 October 2017.
  4. ^ "Foreign Employment Promotion Board". Ministry of Labour and Employment. Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  5. ^ "नेपाल सरकार, व्यवसायिक तथा सीप विकास तालिम केन्द्र" (in Nepali). Ministry of Labour and Employment. Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  6. ^ "Meet the new cabinet of ministers". Nepali Times. Retrieved 1 October 2017.
  7. ^ "4 new ministers inducted in Oli Cabinet". The Himalayan Times. Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  8. ^ "13 new ministers take oath from President". The Himalayan Times. Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  9. ^ "9 ministers sworn in". República. Retrieved 1 October 2017.