Improving Occupational Health and Safety Especially in Mining Sector (OHSMS)

Priority area



Ministry of Labour and Social Security


36 months – Service Component
30 months – Direct Grant Component
18 months – Grant

EU contribution (Euro)


Brief description of the project and main objectives

Promoting better working conditions in the workplaces with modern approaches, increasing the awareness of all stakeholders, especially in the mining sector, on occupational health and safety.


Achievements / expected outputs

Increasing the competence of target groups with institutional capacity building activities
Increasing the coordination and cooperation between institutions, universities, state institutions and CSOs related to the mining sector
Creating a nationwide security culture through awareness raising and awareness activities
Increasing the capacities of workplaces and raising public awareness on occupational health and safety
Improving occupational health and safety and working conditions in very dangerous workplaces