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  • Handing over ceremony of outgoing PS Geoffrey Kaituko (Left) to the incoming PS Shadrack Mwadime (Right).PS Geoffrey Kaituko is replacing PS Shadrack Mwadime in the State Department for
    Shipping and Maritime affairs while PS Shadrack Mwadime is taking over the State department for Labour and Skills Development.

  • Labour and Social Protection Cabinet Secretary, Florence Bore (Left) converse with Narok Governor, Patrick Ole Ntutu(right) in Narok during ocassion to mark international day of persons living with disability.
    Bore said that the government is committed to upholding the rights of persons living with disability and involve them in development programs.

  • Members of the Private Employment Agencies and Home care Training Institution during a question and answer session with the Ministry of Laour and social protection and other stakeholders

  • Members of the labour migration sector during a meeting with the Principal Secretary State department of labor and skills development

  • Kenya to host the 50th African Regional Labour Administration Centre (ARLAC) meeting next year

  • Today marks the world day for Safety and Health services. Kenya celebrated the day in Kisumu County where the event was graced by the CS for Labour and Social Protection Hon Florence Bore.

  • CS for Labour and Social Protection Hon. Florence Bore hosted a high level sensitization session on Nutrition Improvement through Cash and Heath Education (NICHE) bringing together implementing organizations from National, County Government and development partners ( World Bank, UNICEF and FCDO)

  • Cabinet Secretary Florence Bore presides over the signing of Performance Contracting for FY 2023/24

National Skills Inventory


The State Department for Labour and Skills Development is in the process of creating a database of skills.



The programme is delivered in partnership with State Department for ICT & Digital Economy - Ajira Digital Program. The training will be virtually conducted for 5 Days, from 8th to 12th April 2024 at 8.00AM - 4.30 PM and will cover Cross-cutting, Basic & Advanced Modules of the Ajira Digital curriculum. The Basic modules to be covered are Digital Marketing, Data Entry & Virtual Assistant. The Advanced Modules to be covered are Search Engine Optimization & Basic Graphic Design. The cross-cutting modules to be covered will include: Introduction to Digital & Digitally Enabled work, Personal Digital Profile Creation, Online Work Safety & Data Protection, and Soft Skills. The training will be followed by a 4-Weeks flexible mentorship program which will entail 2 virtual sessions per week each on a 2 hours duration & chat-based mentorship. At the end of the mentorship program, there shall be a Job Linkages webinar & a graduation thereafter. (Note that certificates shall be awarded to trainees who fully complete the training and mentorship sessions)

Register via :

Call for Public Participation
Public Participation Notice
Call for Public Participation

Call for Public Participation on the draft National Occupational Safety and Health policy, 2024, the Draft Occupational Safety and Health Bill 2024 and Draft Workers' Injury Compensation Bill 2024

Download the documents here :OSH Policies and profile | Labour and Skills Development

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Our Key Services

Provision of Labour Information

Entails collecting and analysing data on manpower supply and demand from local institutions and establishments

Handling of Labour Disputes

By ensuring co-operation of workers, trade unions and employers and adherence to provisions of the labour laws.

Occupational Safety and Health Services

Through provision of medical examination of workers, processing work injury benefits, training on occupational safety and health.

Registration of Trade Unions

The process of registering a trade union takes six months and is provided for in sections 12, 13 and 14 of the Labour Relations Act, 2007, Laws of Kenya.

Productivity Improvement

National Productivity and Competitiveness Centre implements productivity improvement activities countrywide at National and County levels for Public and Private sector organizations and companies.

Foreign Contracts of Service/Attestation

It refers to the authentication of a Foreign Job Contract by a Labour Officer before travel to the country of employment.

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