Within the framework of the project “Strengthening of social partnership in vocational education in Kyrgyzstan”, funded by the European Union 20.07.12 in the Chamber of Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic held an organizational meeting where the Association “Union of educational institutions” project presentation was made and the trends in the development of human resources in the world.
It was noted that the qualifications on the basis of competencies provides a person the opportunity to be in demand in the labor market throughout their working life. The basis of international strategies for human resource development is the National Qualification System, which is correlated with an international (European Qualifications Framework). The Association shared the achievements in the field of tourism for the development of competency-based, educational modules, has invited all interested persons and organizations to cooperate.
The meeting was attended by the First Vice-President of the Chamber of Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic Amangeldy Davletaliev, chairman of the Committee diamond Rysmendiev, president of the Association “Union of educational institutions” Gaysha Ibrahimov, a member of the National Council for the promotion and development of tourism industry Gulmira Karymshakova from the Kyrgyz-Japan Center for Human Development Director Tadao Iguchi and assistant Daniyar Usenov, the representative of the Agency for Vocational Education under the Ministry of employment and Labour KR Irina Gordeeva, a spokesman for the company “E-Consulting Group” Daniyar Ahmatov.
Chairman of the Committee diamond Rysmendiev welcomed the participants of the meeting and noted that they will determine the range of the most important issues, to approve the plan of work until the end of 2012.
First Vice-President of the Chamber of Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic Amangeldy Davletaliev stressed the relevance of the staffing issue. “Despite the large number of unemployed, entrepreneurs and businesses need for trained specialists. Therefore, in order to support education and training of qualified personnel for the business at the Chamber of the Kyrgyz Republic was established, the Committee on preparation and retraining of personnel, and business education, “- said Amangeldy Davletaliev.
He noted that the Kyrgyz Chamber of Commerce is working closely with interested parties in the development of the educational system in this regard between the Chamber of Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic and a number of universities of the country signed an agreement on cooperation. Also in the framework of the Programme of GIZ project «Professional and technical education and employment promotion” of KR CCI is actively working to attract the business community in the process of training and assessment of knowledge of graduates of vocational schools.
“For us, the CCI of KR is a reliable partner, thanks to which we will be able to convey to the relevant government agencies of our ideas. I think that the Chamber of Commerce Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic on the state level will allow to consolidate the country’s total capacity for training, retraining of personnel, increasing the competence, changes in the qualification system and other issues of the education system “, – said President of the Association” Union of educational institutions “Gaysha Ibragimov.
In turn, Director of the Center for Human Development Tadao Iguchi thanked for the invitation to participate in the work of the Committee and expressed the view that cooperation in the framework of the Committee will give its results.
Members of CCI KR expressed the view that the Chamber of Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic will become a platform where to introduce the opportunity to discuss and put forward ideas and plans to address the problems in the education sector, before giving them to the state level.