On October 23rd, the Zambia Federation of Employers successfully held the Employer Award of the Year. DECP supported ZFE in this promotional event.
In total 9 awards were given to Employers in the categories of fighting HIV/AIDS in the workplace, Occupational Health and Safety and Environment and in the category of Staff training and development.
The function was attended by more than 80 employers and Senior government officials from the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, the Ministry of Commerce Trade and Industries as well as by a number of diplomats. The Minister of Labour and Social Security was the Guest of honour.
The event was covered broadly by the media.