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Support for the quality of social dialogue

Basic information:

The Implementing Agency of the Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic (hereinafter referred to as the IA of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of the Slovak Republic) started implementing the national project ...

Beneficiary: IA MPSVR SR

Social partners:     

• Confederation of Unions

• Association of Employers' Unions and Associations

• Republican Union of Employers

• Association of Towns and Municipalities of Slovakia

Federation of industry associations

Alocation:        16 969 256,17 EUR from EU fonds

Realization:      7/2018 – 5/2023


Project goals: 

Creating an space for the professionalisation of social dialogue with the potential to streamline and improve not only the process of preparing legislation at tripartite level, but also focusing on the content of the assessment of legislation in the context of increasing the competitiveness of the Slovak Republic and increasing the level of social reconciliation, while strengthening the professional capacity building of the social partners by supporting the creation of expert documents and training. The aim is also to support the provision of quality and professional responses to the ever-changing labour market situation and to prepare more targeted measures aimed at improving the capacity of public employment services to provide timely and individualised employment services, which are carried out on the principle of human resources quality, labour market links, better cooperation with private employment services and social dialogue aimed at developing employment.


Target groups:

  • social partners
  • employees
  • employers
  • institutions of public and private employment services and their employees


Main activity:

Strengthening the professional and analytical capacities of the social partners, building the infrastructure and communication platform of social dialogue and developing social partnership at national and international level", which will be implemented through the sub-activities listed below.


  • Strengthening the capacities of the social partners through analytical work
  • Strengthening the capacities of the social partners through supporting expert action
  • Strengthening the capacities of the social partners through education and traineeships
  • Education and professional events
  • Expert workshops
  • Project coordination and substantive management — supporting activity