Azerbaijan and Turkey enter into cooperation in the social sphere
Azerbaijan and Turkey intend to expand cooperation in the sphere of social protection. According to Trend, the Turkish delegation of the Organization for social protection arrived to Baku to discuss the subject. As in the sector of Public Relations of the State Social Protection Fund of Azerbaijan explained in an interview, the visit of Turkish guests will run until December 10. During this time, they will discuss the establishment of contacts between the two structures.
Among other issues there will be discussed provisions of the agreement "On Cooperation between Governments of Turkey and Azerbaijan in the sphere of social protection". It was concluded in 1998. In accordance with this agreement, the rights of citizens of Turkey and Azerbaijan to receive a pension, acquired as a result of employment in the two countries, are recognized and accounted by both countries.
In addition, during the visit the Turkish guests will get acquainted with the automatic control system, installed in the State Social Protection Fund of Azerbaijan, as well as with the innovations carried out in the pension-insurance system in Azerbaijan.