Ministry of Labour (Colombia)

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Ministry of Labour
Ministerio de Trabajo
Ministry overview
Formed 4 May 2011 (2011-05-04)[1]
Preceding Ministry
Headquarters Carrera 14 № 99-33
Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
04°41′2.01″N 74°02′48.99″W / 4.6838917°N 74.0469417°W / 4.6838917; -74.0469417
Annual budget COP$16,824,173,761,000 (2013)[2]
COP$21,725,797,929,867 (2014)[3]
Ministry executives
  • Luis Eduardo Garzón, Minister
  • Juan Carlos Cortés González,
    Deputy Minister
  • José Noé Ríos Muñoz,
    Deputy Minister
Child agencies
Website www.mintrabajo.gov.co

The Ministry of Labour (Spanish: Ministerio de Trabajo) is the national executive ministry of Colombia in charge of formulating, implementing, and orienting labour policy and labour relations to stimulate job growth through job creation programs.[4] It is also in charge of labour rights, pensions, and occupational safety and health in Colombia.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Colombia, Congress of (4 May 2011). "Ley 1444 de 2011" (PDF). Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (48,059): 1. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 6 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Colombia, Congress of (10 December 2012). "Ley 1593 de 2012" (PDF). Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (48,640): 16. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 6 May 2013. 
  3. ^ Colombia, Congress of (11 December 2013). "Ley 1687 de 2014" (PDF). Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (49,001): 30. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 8 January 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "Misión". Quienes Somos (in Spanish). Colombia, Ministry of Labour. Retrieved 3 May 2013.