Ministry of Economy and Regional Development (MoERD) National Employment Service (NES)
Main project partner: Ministry of Economy and Regional Development (MoERD) Other partners: Chamber of Commerce, Statistical Office, Ministry of Labour and Social Protection
The main activities of the project relate to the enhancement of the forecasting, monitoring and evaluation abilities of the National Employment Service (NES) through: the review and refinement of existing methodologies for forecasting of labour market trends and for monitoring and evaluation of active labour market programs; the development of internal documents, manuals, and handbooks; the delivery of trainings, seminars, workshops, study tours for NES staff; the conduction of a labour market survey, as well as an evaluation of selected labour ALMPs; and finally the development of appropriate software solutions.
The overall objective of this project is to decrease the level of unemployment in the Republic of Serbia.
The specific objectives of this project is to upgrade NES performance in the following areas: (i) research and forecasting of labour market trends and (ii) monitoring and evaluation of active labour market programmes.