Welcome to Employer led labour Market Secretariat!



Employer Led Labour Market Secretariat!

The project Establishing an Employer led Labor Market Secretariat – ELMS project, was launched in Kathmandu on 23 November 2020 among a ceremony in presence of high level dignitaries from donor, implementing partners and FNCCI. ELMS: Employer led Labor Market Secretariat is a skills development program, that will address the problems faced by the industrial business sector in the country due to lack of necessary data and information related to the labor market. The project will work to develop a…

Project’s Working Sectors

Construction Sector

Construction Sector

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Agriculture Sector

Agriculture Sector

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Tourism Sector

Tourism Sector

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Activity Areas

  • Establishing Employer Led Labour Market Secretariat (ELMS) Board with Project Coordination Committee (PCC) and Governance processes.
  • Establishing and operating ELMS Operational Unit (EOU) and operational processes.
  • Establishing Sector Working Groups (SWG) and LMI Units to develop a shared classification of skills in key job roles and conducting employer led labour market surveys


  • To create a model for Employer Associations to conduct harmonized demand side Labour Market Information (LMI) activities in Nepal.
  • To develop an effective operational framework and infrastructure to deliver harmonized employer led LMI activities.
  • To develop employers’ capacity to design and deliver LMI activities.
  • To develop a shared understanding of skills, knowledge and behaviors for identified key job roles in three target sectors - Agriculture, Construction and Tourism.
  • To develop LMI reports and effective dissemination activities.

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