Economics & Sociology

ISSN: 2071-789X eISSN: 2306-3459 DOI: 10.14254/2071-789X
Index PUBMS: f5512f57-a601-11e7-8f0e-080027f4daa0
Article information
Title: Kazakhstan's and developed countries’ experience in reforming social policy on employment of people with disabilities
Issue: Vol. 8, No 1, 2015
Published date: 20-05-2015 (print) / 20-05-2015 (online)
Journal: Economics & Sociology
ISSN: 2071-789X, eISSN: 2306-3459
Authors: Aigerim Naukenova
Keywords: social policy, models of social policy, people with disabilities, Kazakhstan social programs, employment of dis- abled, law on employment of disabled
DOI: 10.14254/2071-789X.2015/8-1/22
Index PUBMS: 1ec9a038-aa13-11e7-8eae-080027f4daa0
Language: English
Pages: 287-297 (11)
JEL classification: D31, E24, I18

The article is dedicated to the state social policy, its characteristics with special attention to the social pro- grams for the people with disabilities. Different approaches to social policy definition and classification are described. Features and data on social policy of EU countries, as well as of Kazakhstan are analyzed. Law and regulatory documents on employment of the disabled in Kazakhstan are character- ized. The programs on providing social services for the peo- ple with disabilities in different regions of Kazakhstan are listed and described. Main directions for the improvement of social policy in the field of employment of the disabled in the country are defined..