Institutions and organisations related to employment in Slovakia

-Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family www.employment.gov.sk-Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport www.minedu.sk-Central Office of Labour, Social Affairs and Family (ÚPSVaR), www.upsvar.sk-Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI) www.celsi.sk-Employment Institute (IZ), www.iz.sk-Association of Personnel Agencies of Slovakia (APAS), apas.all4net.sk

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Hand drawn art in GMB Photo

THERE are some obvious similarities between the life stories, and also main motif of works by two painters now exhibited in the Bratislava City Gallery (GMB), Lajos Szalay and Koloman Sokol. 

Koloman Sokol: Men from Tacuba

Eva Nová conquers Canada, Slovakia

THE FILM which won an award at the Toronto International Film Festival last autumn, Eva Nová, now comes to Slovak cinemas – and with English subtitles so that even non-Slovak speakers can enjoy it.

Movie: Eva Nová

ETP: State could learn from our work with Roma

WHILE some mayors struggle to improve life in segregated Roma settlements, the non-profit organization ETP Slovakia has helped hundreds of marginalized people construct their own houses. 

Slávka Mačáková, the director of ETP Slovakia

Health care and education harm Smer

THE RULING Smer may not continue in its one-party government after the March 5 general election, recent polls indicate.

Protests by teachers and nurses have hurt support for Smer.