Releasing a Press Communiqué, GEFONT has welcomed the government’s policies and programmes for the fiscal year 2018/19.
GEFONT Press Communiqué signed by GEFONT Secretary General Jank Chaudhary reads “President Bidya Devi Bhandari on 21 May, 2018 has presented the government’s policies and programmes in the federal parliament, setting ambitious goals of economic prosperity through developing physical infrastructure and enhancing the quality of services; which has created hope of employment generation in Nepal.”
Press Communiqué further reads “Labour sector has been encouraged with the government’s policies and programmes that stressed turning the import-based economy into one based on production, jobs creation, self-sufficiency and exports."
GEFONT welcomed the Nepal Government commitment to manage effective implementation of labour law, Labour audit, labour inspection system , contribution based social security to all, dispute management etc. GEFONT also demanded the federal government to provide necessary resources to enhance the capacity of sub-national governments and labour administration in all Provinces.