Minister anticipates that “from the point of view of active employment policies they are already in development at the end of this year, in the coming months”.
The minister of employment, Solidarity and Social Security said today that the policies of active employment will return to positive differentiation of the posts and the jobs created in areas of low density, measures in development at the end of the year.
on The sidelines of the Summer school of the Department of Federation of Women of the Socialist Federation of the Urban Area of Lisbon, Vieira da Silva was asked by journalists about the news story advanced today by the Journal News that will be given financial support to the unemployed who move from large urban areas to the interior of the country, in the framework of the measures announced Friday by the Government in the Council of Consultation of the territory.
“The active employment policies will differentiate positively the posts and the jobs created in areas of low density, areas which have more a lack of economic initiative. This has already happened in the past, it wasn’t happening in the recent past and has already been announced that it will once again be a criterion priority,” he said.
In respect of time limits, the minister anticipated that “from the point of view of active employment policies they are already in development at the end of this year, in the coming months”.
Vieira da Silva explained that it will be driven “in an effort stronger to support job creation in areas that need those jobs” because “what is difficult is the creation of opportunities in areas where they are less likely to be”.
“what the State can do is, through the instruments that have, that are the support to hiring is in the area of financial support is in the domain for example Social Security, priority to the supports that are granted to be the strongest for a job created in those regions with lack of employment in a job created in another region of the country,” he said.
The Government will review in early October a set of “155 concrete measures” to enhance the interior of the country, according to a report presented Friday, revealed the deputy minister Eduardo Cabrita.
The report of the National Program of Territorial Cohesion was prepared by the Unit of Mission for the Valorisation of the Interior (UMVI), created in march, and was presented in Lisbon in a meeting of the Board of Conciliation on Territorial (CAT), which was held in the presence of the prime minister, the deputy minister, the ministers of Finance, of Economy, of Infrastructure and the Environment, in addition to representatives from the municipalities, the parishes, metropolitan areas and communities-municipal.