Importance of Aging Policy

Authors

  • Irina Batiashvili

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.60131/jlaw.2.2023.7698

Keywords:

Aging Policy, Subsidize Retraining, Pension Increase Mechanism.

Abstract

An aging policy in the near perspective is beneficial for the country, because the state's income will increase, and more people will be involved in the labor sector. This will help prolong both physical and psychological healthy life. The aforementioned is evidenced by the examples of Israel and Canada, as well as the recommendations of the United Nations and the International Labor Organization and the vision of the European Union on promoting the employment of the older population.

Age division and the development of specific terms (Older persons and Seniors) will help the state create the state program for specific age group citizens. Also, these terms will help to eliminate negative stigmas related to age and aging in the labor market. Individual employment programs and the state subsidy mechanism for improving the skills of older workers will contribute to the sustainable development of employment in Georgia. The mentioned issues respond to the association agreement concluded between the European Union and Georgia.

Author Biography

Irina Batiashvili

PhD Candidate of Caucasus International University, Researcher of the Analytical Department of the Ministry of Justice of Georgia on the rights of older persons, and Consultant to the Director General of LLC "Tbilisi Energy" on Gender Issues.

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Published

2023-12-30

How to Cite

Batiashvili, I. (2023). Importance of Aging Policy. Journal of Law, (2). https://doi.org/10.60131/jlaw.2.2023.7698

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