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  • Principal Secretary for Labour and Skills Development, Geoffrey Kaituko (Left) receives policy documents and reports from the outgoing Secretary for Post Training and Skills Development,
    Alfred Cheruiyot (Right), after the signing of the handing-over, taking over notes at the NSSF building.

  • Labour and Social Protection Cabinet Secretary, Florence Bore (Left) converse with Narok Governor, Patrick Ole Ntutu(right) in Narok during ocassion to mark international day of persons living with disability.
    Bore said that the government is committed to upholding the rights of persons living with disability and involve them in development programs.

  • Principal Secretary of the State Department for Labour and Skills Development during a meeting with Private Recruitment Agencies and Homecare training providers.

  • Members of the Private Employment Agencies and Home care Training Institution during a question and answer session with the Ministry of Laour and social protection and other stakeholders

  • Members of the labour migration sector during a meeting with the Principal Secretary State department of labor and skills development

  • Kenya to host the 50th African Regional Labour Administration Centre (ARLAC) meeting next year

  • Kenyan delegation from the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection, led by PS for Labour and Skills Development Hon Geoffrey Kaituko commended Tanzania
    on overseeing labour matters, citing safety and health at workplaces in particular..

  • Today marks the world day for Safety and Health services. Kenya celebrated the day in Kisumu County where the event was graced by the CS for Labour and Social Protection Hon Florence Bore.

  • CS for Labour and Social Protection Hon. Florence Bore hosted a high level sensitization session on Nutrition Improvement through Cash and Heath Education (NICHE) bringing together implementing organizations from National, County Government and development partners ( World Bank, UNICEF and FCDO)

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Labour and Skill Development

The State Department of Labour was established following the reorganization of Government in May, 2016. The State Department is one of the two State Departments under the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection. The State Department has existed in various forms since independence in 1963.......

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Our Key Services

Provision of Labour Information

Entails collecting and analysing data on manpower supply and demand from local institutions and establishments

Handling of Labour Disputes

By ensuring co-operation of workers, trade unions and employers and adherence to provisions of the labour laws.

Occupational Safety and Health Services

Through provision of medical examination of workers, processing work injury benefits, training on occupational safety and health.

Registration of Trade Unions

The process of registering a trade union takes six months and is provided for in sections 12, 13 and 14 of the Labour Relations Act, 2007, Laws of Kenya.

Productivity Improvement

National Productivity and Competitiveness Centre implements productivity improvement activities countrywide at National and County levels for Public and Private sector organizations and companies.

Foreign Contracts of Service/Attestation

It refers to the authentication of a Foreign Job Contract by a Labour Officer before travel to the country of employment.

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