The main goal of the project is to improve the quality of social services provided for lonely elderly people and persons with disabilities by agencies of the Ministry of Labour.
Improved quality of social services and social assistance for lonely elderly people and persons with disabilities through the adoption of a new procedure and standards for social services delivery, as well as the professionalization of social security and social work (training, retraining and advanced vocational training).
Improved efficiency of management in the sphere of social security, better use of resources, thanks to functional analysis and institutional reform of the Ministry, drafted Law "On social services", drafted legal acts on: improving the system of social services for lonely citizens in need of nursing care; further improving the structure of the Ministry of Labour of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Increased transparency and accountability in the provision of social assistance, social services, technical means of rehabilitation and prosthetic and orthopaedic appliances, sanatorium-resort health improvement thanks to the introduction of automated information systems, including interactive services, and feedback systems with the social services and benefits recipients as well as social control.
Budget: 500,000 USD
Minutes of meeting of the Project Board summarizing the results of first half of 2015