Archive for April 30th, 2012

Education will create job opportunities in all vocational training centers to promote the employability of the students

Monday, April 30th, 2012

The Ministry launches Employment FP program to facilitate students' access to the labor market

The Minister of Education, Training and Employment, Sotoca Constantine, announced today that "all vocational training centers of the Region will have a job agency to promote closer relations between students and business training working with our schools" .

In this regard, said that "many" companies that collaborate with schools, either as suppliers or business partners in the practical training of students, and often use them to cover future staffing needs.

The goal, said Sotoca, is "to promote the most of this resource, which currently have about ten percent of vocational training schools that are in the region."

The initiative is part of FP Employment Plan, which sets in motion the Ministry of Education, Training and Employment in order to facilitate and improve access to the labor market for graduates of vocational training.

Sotoca stressed "the effort of the Regional Government on Vocational Training, where we have invested many human and material resources for these lessons are of a high standard and provide good professionals to our labor market."

The Minister said that "with the implementation of this Plan we take a step further, providing more than 7,000 students enrolled in vocational training resources and tools to improve your job search."

Sotoca explained that "the plan provides various training, guidance and information that allow students to improve their employability skills, learn about the resources at their disposal and receive professional guidance in their centers.

Job Skills

Among the training activities are workshops 'coaching' where students can develop communication skills and competences required to meet certain conditions during the job search as job interviews or tests for a selection process.

Another workshop is related to the 'Networking' and social networks, in which students learn how to build relationships and contacts over the Internet and social networks that facilitate job search.

The Minister stressed "the importance of students to innovate in search of employment, and use new technologies when used."

Both workshops, which will be about four hours, taught technicians Regional Employment and Training during the months of May and June.

Another of the initiatives under the Plan is the organization FP Employment Youth Employment Forum, specifically aimed at students in vocational education, and to be developed in collaboration with the Ministry of the Presidency.

To Sotoca, these forums, which will be held during May in Cartagena, Sewer and Lorca, will provide an extraordinary opportunity for students to make direct contact with companies, leave your resume, participate in workshops and round tables, or know the resources that are available to move into Europe. "

Career Guidance

Also, the Ministry has planned several initiatives in vocational guidance "in order to improve the services provided from schools."

Thus, the Minister said "the" importance of guidance and advice to our students, not only on education and training options at their disposal, but also on employment opportunities, the most popular profiles within the productive sectors, self-employment and entrepreneurship. "

To do this, there are provided several courses and seminars primarily to upgrade the training of educational counselors, and also draw up a protocol and a catalog of best practices information and guidance, "to guide all counselors in schools, and in which good practices can be incorporated to enrich the work being done. "

Source: CARM

Monday, April 30th, 2012

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AFEM FEAPS and reported that:] | "Workers with intellectual disabilities are among the groups at particular risk of suffering the effects of an adverse economic situation" |

• The 2012 State Budget reduced by 30% the resources allocated to subsidies for the employment of groups with special difficulties.

• Recruitment of people with disabilities, in the first quarter of 2012, has declined from previous years.

Tomorrow, Tuesday, May 1, marks the International Day / the workers / as.

For this reason, associations and association FEAPS for Employment (AFEM) are betting more than ever, for affirmative action in employment of people with greater difficulty of employability, among which are people with intellectual disabilities .

This group is a population group with particular risk for faster and more violent the effects of adverse economic situation like the present.

Due to cuts in the State Budget for 2012, the resources allocated to subsidies for the employment of groups with special difficulties are reduced by 30% compared to 2011.

This decrease is a difficult sustainable employment for about 58,000 people with disabilities working in more than 1,900 Special Employment Centres (EEC) that exist in Spain, and particularly strong impact on the group of workers with disabilities with special difficulties insertion in the labor market.

These centers are essential structures to ensure the successful employment of this group, but now their budget is strongly affected both the maintenance and creation of employment, to support units to professional activity.

Also, the ACs are not alien to this scenario, since in many cases these grants were supplemented with regional improvements, which in these times of crisis seems unlikely.

In this difficult situation, it is important to highlight the important role played by the EEC in the creation of stable jobs and quality.

Thanks to the 2011 data collected by the National Observatory of Disability, shows that 66% of total hiring people with disabilities in our country involved in EEC.

According to data published by the Public Employment Service in the first quarter of 2012, the employment of people with disabilities has decreased from previous years producing a turnaround developer.

Therefore, next to the sustainability of the EEC, our movement also considered essential to promote the type of supported employment, which also favors the inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in standardized workplaces.

AFEM president, Alexandre Martinez, said the profound malaise of our associations and states that "the current parliamentary proceedings of the State Budget and Labor Reform is an opportunity for these demands are taken into account, as collected CERMI in the amendments made on both texts. "

FEAPS Murcia is the result of the union of more than 3,000 families who work together for the welfare of people with intellectual disabilities form 27 associations.

These, in turn, form the Federation of People with Intellectual Disabilities and Cerebral Palsy of the Murcia region that drives his work in improving the quality of life of these people and those around them.

FEAPS provides a unified and stronger voice for the community that composes representing it in regional and national Confederation through the state.

In Spain, consists of 891 FEAPS entities spread throughout the Spanish territory.

It represents more than 106,700 people with intellectual disabilities, 235,000 families, 24,000 professionals and 8,000 volunteers.

AFEM is FEAPS Association for Employment of people with intellectual disabilities, a trade association representing 101 Special Employment Centres (EEC) and entities that promote employment in Spain and employ more than 6,100 people with disabilities.

Source: FEAPS Región de Murcia

Tourism about training the waiters in eight municipalities of the Region

Monday, April 30th, 2012

The course 'The waiter, a major travel agent' seeks to raise awareness of the importance of tourism workers in the sector

The Ministry of Culture and Tourism, together with the Social Work of the CAM, holds the course 'The waiter, a major travel agent' with the aim of training professionals in this sector, and that in the first phase will be conducted in eight municipalities in the region.

The Director General of Tourism, Enrique Ujaldón, accompanied by the Territorial Director of Social Work of the CAM, Antonio Rubira, today this training activity and stressed that its aim is "to raise awareness among workers of the importance of tourism within the Region. "

Ujaldón noted that the aim of the professional club and bar is that "raise awareness of the importance of tourism in the Region of Murcia, know our tourism products and convey to customers as a travel agent."

It also seeks that students acquire the necessary skills and techniques to better meet customer needs, to enable him excellent care and enhance organizational behavior.

It is aimed primarily at employed workers in the hospitality sector and will also have places for the unemployed.

The course fully face and in which the student will have the material resources needed for each specific occasion, consists of four main blocks: 'Customer', 'Room Service Protocol', 'Introduction to tasting wine 'and' tourism awareness'.


The course is taught at an early stage in eight municipalities in the region.

In May, held in San Javier, from 2 to 21.

In Cartagena and Cehegín from 14 to 30, in Eagles, from 17 May to 5 June.

In Mazarron, from 4 to June 20; In Bullas, from 20 June to 9 July, in Puerto Lumbreras, from 5 to June 21, and Molina de Segura from 19 June to 5 July.

The duration is 24 hours and the number of students per class is 25 people.

Source: CARM

Sign a manifesto on the hard socio-economic Espuña Park and its surroundings.

Monday, April 30th, 2012

About twenty business organizations, neighbors, farmers and owners request that the Regional Administration Act and meet the commitments with owners and neighbors

"Before attempting the Park is a candidate to be recognized quality, excellence and sustainability of lacking"

A score of owners' organizations, businesses and residents of the interior and environment Espuña Park, with scope in Alhama, Pliego, Mula, Librilla, Aledo, Totana and Lorca, signed at the end of last week a manifest, been forwarded to the Ministries of Environment and Tourism, the mayors of the area as well as other affected entities, which arise as a slogan: "There can be no Park Model, or sustainable tourism and game reserve sustainable or sustainable development at the expense of violating the law and do away with traditional farming and expropriate and ignore the rights of private owners of the park and its surroundings during the last 17 years! "

The introduction states that all representatives of the signatory organizations Espuña consider as a sign of identity and a symbol of belonging and pride for all who live in their environment.

As explained in that the Regional Administration has been clear for 17 years in breach of specific legislation Espuña Park and its surroundings, which provide, among many other plans and programs and compensation, an action plan for socio-economic (PAS) that originally planned, at the end of the 90's, investing more than one billion pesetas.

But as stated in the manifesto this and many other plans have remained a dead letter.

They claim the rights, commitments and programs to promote socio-economic Espuña Park and the owners and neighbors around their local environment have not been executed and suffered an apparent standstill.

But it has not happened as the limitations and expropriation of the exercise of the rights of owners and residents of the park and its surroundings, which are applied with full rigor.

And even, as reported, is to make a disguised extension of the park around the perimeter through buffer strips and corridors, while intended to support that wildlife is protected from the Barbary sheep has increased from 500% respectively and 5,000% over the legal limit established, with devastating effects on agricultural crops and the environment inside the park, damage extending up to several tens of kilometers of the park, and almost all the region of Murcia and Almeria to its limit.

The signatories of the manifesto asking the environmental authorities, the Presidential Advisor and Environment of the Autonomous Community and the mayors of the area, above all, enforce the law and the promises and commitments of the 1995 legislation.

And to prepare a report on the compatibility of the Park and Reserve was due 13 years ago and, while declaring the Barbary sheep exotic, invasive, predatory and proceed to extinction throughout the Region of Murcia .

It also calls on the manifest that while eliminating the Barbary sheep are compensated by the Autonomous Community of the numerous landowners for damages caused by the Barbary sheep and wild boar in the past.

It also calls on the manifest to suspend the processing of any application file Espuña concession title or Model Forest Park and to withdraw the nomination of Espuña Park to obtain the European Charter for Sustainable Tourism , "because you can not aspire to recognize quality and excellence that is lacking when it fails in a continuous and serious the Law"

Finally the signatories of the manifesto pose serious "doubts that the Tourist Association of Municipalities has Espuña justified its continuation."

The signatories of the manifesto widely empower FAPEN to develop on its behalf, all such actions and proceedings before public or private entities, including authorizing him to act before the courts, in case these serious irregularities and illegalities are corrected immediately.

Source: FAPEN

X anniversary of the creation of the Public Safety Unit of the Guardia Civil of Murcia

Monday, April 30th, 2012

In a decade of service this unit has identified 227,665 people, 173,306 vehicles controlled and arrested 2,933 people for various crimes

In these ten years has ensured public safety in more important events held in the region as Air 2006, Davis Cup 2009, various editions of the Tour of Spain, Holy Year of Caravaca and meetings of the LFP and Spanish National football

Murcia, April 30, 2012.

The Public Safety Unit of the Guardia Civil in the Region of Murcia is ten years since its inception in 2002.

During this decade the Unit has developed a myriad of relevant services and participated in events held in the region characterized.

The Directorate General of the Guardia Civil, to new ways criminal warned in its scope, adopted inter alia the establishment in the 5th area of ​​a unit 'pilot' permanent and regional mobility that after being endowed with material resources and human resources, held its first service on May 1, 2002.

Initially, the members of the USECIC were identified following an exhaustive selection, were formed specifically to develop successfully the tasks assigned, which were:

Support for different territorial units and local specialties in the tasks of prevention, maintenance and restoration of public safety.

Monitoring preventive avoidance of criminal activities.

Detention of offenders and for questioning.

Control of hot spots for drug trafficking or consumption.

Special monitoring in areas of highest concentration of foreign population in avoiding xenophobic or racist acts.

Development of special operations.

Escort and custody of offenders especially dangerous.

Crowd control

Public order and protecting persons

Generally ensure compliance with laws and regulations.

The agents of this Unit have been conducting a series of regular workouts, designed to perfect the assigned missions that, over the years was achieving high degrees of specialization and taking on new roles as:

Establishment and Functional Unit Area emergency situations NRBC (Nuclear, Radiological, Bacteriological and Chemical), to take the first preventive and basic reaction to such potential emergency situations.

Support to other research units in the police operational involvement in tickets and house searches, in which entries are developed properties, control and detention of members of criminal groups.

The USECIC has ensured public safety, public order and protection of persons in the most important events held in the region since its inception, as the 'Air 2006' at the Mar Menor, the 2009 Davis Cup in Torre Pacheco, the various editions of the Tour of Spain on its way through the region, the Holy Year of Caravaca de la Cruz and regular football matches of the LFP and rallies and parties of the Spanish.

As part of the many services provided by this unit in the last article identified by the agents decade to 227,665 people, 173,306 vehicles controlled and carried out the arrest of 2,933 persons for various criminal typologies.

In addition to fighting crime, humanitarian work also defines the members of the Public Safety Unit, an area which has ranged from the help of immigrants arriving in boats to the coast of Murcia, evacuation of the population in the fire Portman Atamaria saw, floods in populations of the Mar Menor and especially the work of Lorca area because of the earthquake last year, which required a great effort Unit staff, in helping the victims and avoidance of looting by unscrupulous elements.

Pilot unit

The USECIC was established experimentally in the region.

Due to the success in its development, the Directorate General of Civil Guard model Murcia exported to other Spanish provinces, having recently created the ultimate in Guadalajara.

Source: Ministerio del Interior

More than 280 women victims of domestic violence come for the first time CAVI Murcia to receive psychological, social and legal

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Women who attended the clinic in 2011 were 1,147 psychological care to improve self-esteem, 721 attended for a social counseling and other 330, Legal Aid

The presidential adviser stressed that the regional government "will stand for women with this type of violent episodes" and highlights the wide regional network of care resources to victims

Specialty Care Center for Victims of Domestic Violence in the city of Murcia listened social, legal and psychological assistance to 333 women victims of domestic violence in 2011, of which 288 came first facilities to receive counseling, social counseling and legal type.

CAVI professionals conducted 2,198 attentions of Murcia, framed in an individual treatment and group aimed at victims of abuse, "in order that they can deal successfully with traumatic experiences," said presidential advisor, Manuel Campos.

The official was speaking autonomous after a meeting with the president of the Partnership Against Domestic Violence in the Region of Murcia (Avida), Laura Miñano, organization providing comprehensive assistance to victims of abuse in the CAVI of Murcia.

Fields noted that "the best job that can offer assistance to victims of domestic violence is the psychological" In this line, the team of psychologists CAVI of Murcia took 1,147 attentions to improve self-esteem of women, 721 shares social counseling and aimed at breaking out of the situation of abuse and 330 other assistance in judicial matters, in order to undertake the necessary steps to leave the violent situation.

Of the 288 new users, most were of Spanish nationality (203), followed by those from Ecuador (25), Morocco (17), Bolivia (13), Colombia (8) and Romania (5).

By age, 51 women had an age between 36 and 40 years, 50 victims were between 31 and 35 years, 45 had from 41 to 45 years and 35 women were between 26 and 30 years.

Physical abuse was the major cause of ill-treatment (198), followed by psychological (70) and sexual (45), the relationship he had the victim with the aggressor at the time who went to CAVI was ex-partners in 222 cases and couples, in another 66.

The head of the Ministry of the Presidency said the regional government "has been and will always be next to people with this type of violent episodes, through an extensive network of care and providing temporary accommodation centers and comprehensive care."

In that sense, Campos said that "it will implement all necessary preventive measures and assistance to victims of domestic violence and their children, to help ensure full personal development, fostering values ​​that promote the free exercise of rights fundamental. "

Extended network of care for victims

The CAVI of Murcia is integrated into the regional network of CAVIS dependent on the Ministry of the Presidency, through the Directorate General for Prevention of Violence against Women, Youth, and Reform Legal Protection of Minors, in collaboration with the City.

CAVI network, composed of 20 schools, spanning the municipalities of Murcia, Cartagena, Lorca, Caravaca, Torre Pacheco, Mazarron, Yecla, Las Torres de Cotillas, Murcia, Molina de Segura, San Javier, Mula, Alhama, Santomera Fuente Alamo, Totana, Eagles, Cieza, Sewer and Puerto Lumbreras.

Source: CARM

Metalworking companies capture new customers with the directory DIFREMM

Monday, April 30th, 2012

It has been the open door through which SMEs are strengthening their competitiveness since the creation of thematic portal launched by FREMM, where products are 150 companies and has received over 34,300 visits.

The tools related to new information technologies and communication are leading metalworking companies capture new customers in the global market, with a strengthening of their competitiveness.

These new business opportunities have been achieved through DIFREMM business directory, launched by the Regional Federation of Employers of the Metal of Murcia, FREMM.

In 2011, this domain received over 34,300 visits.

The directory lists the products, services, location of facilities and contact details of over 150 companies, with the consent thereof.

This openness of information is important when you improve your search engine rankings more popular among Internet users also have favored direct contact with visitors, of which emerged new customers.

Companies have gotten in two years a visibility in the global marketplace through traditional mechanisms outside the Internet, would have taken decades, highlighted by the result FREMM president, Juan Antonio Muñoz, to give value the contribution that the tool has led to small and medium enterprises, especially the smaller ones for their major constraints on costs and how to access internationalization through alternative channels.

The company products are being seen by potential customers and suppliers in Spain and in different parts of the world, with special emphasis on the Hispanic market, from Mexico down to Chile and Argentina, with special emphasis on the countries of the Pacific coast.

With the coming into operation of the business directory, all the participating firms have gained, because, according to Muñoz, "is shown to the visitor who enters, often look the other companies also related to the product or information that you want."

Over the past year, through the directory DIFREMM were made more than 400 queries.

For Muñoz, these requests are an advantage for companies, like Internet, "is allowing us to better understand the profile of consumer information and communicate with different suppliers, and the best known, which is to show our product to millions of potential customers worldwide. also can update the information immediately, as there is news. "

The products on DIFREMM, accessed by are related to construction elements, the machining-tooling, leather goods, sale and repair of machinery, food processing machinery and agricultural machinery or construction / mining, smelting and forging, generators and machine tools and accessories, among 16 groups offered.

Source: FREMM

More than 9,500 requests for access to the courses of the Training Plan of the Community

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Management School taught 43 courses and 67 general education quality in services

The staff training plan in the service of the General Administration for the year 2012 has been well received among public employees of the Autonomous Community, since 9519 there have been requests for a total of 43 courses offered.

The courses will be held between 2 May and 29 June, 1572 hours of training and their raw mode via the Internet on the face.

The director general of the Civil Service and Service Quality, Enrique Gallego, said "we are satisfied that the staff of the Community has responded to the offer majority of the School of Public Administration, as these courses offer tools that enable improved service delivery to citizens. "

The most popular courses were the User and Computer Skills and the communication and attention to the Citizen.

Among these are the Digital Skills courses, which address the basic skills and tools on the web, Communications, Research and Information Management or electronic signatures and network security.

Other areas in which training activities are offered are the directives Capacity, Quality Management Services, the Administrative Law, the Budget Economic, Language Training, Agriculture and Environment, Education and Information Technologies and Communication.

Quality program units

The School of Public Administration 67 other courses taught for the Quality Program Units, which are configured in three specific programs with a total of 1,736 students, the initiative complements the courses of General Training Programme.

These courses include a program with 51 training activities, which include a total of 1,315 public employees, other new features training, with courses for 130 employees develop skills that enhance and expedite the new activities related to eGovernment and Administrative Simplification.

And a training program of working groups and seminars, with a project that will establish action protocols and best practices in improving the different administrative units, with the participation of 291 employees.

All these training activities are funded entirely by the State, through the Funds for Employment Training of Public Administrations.

Source: CARM

IU-Green calls the "rebellion" against cuts this May

Monday, April 30th, 2012

IU-Greens today called on citizens to participate in the demonstration tomorrow, Labor Day, and to express the "rebellion" of the social majority against cuts driven by the PP.

The regional training coordinator, Jose Antonio Booming, stressed the importance of mobilizing "massive" compared to a loss of social and labor policies involving regional and central governments.

"In the hands of citizens and those policies are defeating these cuts and build an alternative solution to the crisis in favor of the majority to punish those that have generated this crisis," she added.

He insisted that the "failure" of the measures of PP is reflected in the increase in the unemployment rate in the first quarter, in the Murcia region stood at 26.96 percent.

"What we are trying to sell as the only solution to the crisis is a scam that delves more injustice, increasing unemployment and poverty, check out the weak and trying to turn into a commodity business and education and health."

Declarations of Rajoy: "Every Friday, reforms"

On the statements of Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, which claimed that "every Friday, reforms" until "the end of the legislature" has indicated that Pujante is a "gesture of bravado that confirms the intention to continue cutting."

For the leader of the federation left the PP "insists on a logic that leads to a major recession, does not pose an alternative from the public, and only cares about the problems of speculative sectors associated with banking."

Source: IURM

The Community recognizes entrepreneurship and innovative ideas in the Awards 'Entrepreneur of the Month'

Monday, April 30th, 2012

The Minister for Universities and Research Company delivered the first awards for February and March

Holalabs and optometric center staff receive awards for their application development projects for mobile devices and optical

José Ballesta states that "the awards are designed to drive the future with optimism, entrepreneurial and communication to society of the important role of entrepreneurs in creating jobs and wealth"

The Minister for Universities and Research Company, José Ballesta, along with the director of the Institute of Development in the Region of Murcia, Juan Hernandez, today presented the first awards 'Entrepreneur of the Month' to projects optometric Holalabs and Central High, winners of the months of February and March respectively.

This is an initiative designed, according to Minister José Ballesta, "to drive the future with optimism and entrepreneurial awareness in society about the importance of self-employment as a viable career option compared to the current economic situation."

Also, he added, "is an initiative that will transmit to society the important role played by businessmen and entrepreneurs in creating jobs and wealth for the region."

Therefore, these awards, which are part of the activities designed by the regional government, through the Development Agency of Murcia, aims to motivate and encourage entrepreneurship among young Murcia and spread the entrepreneurial culture as an engine for economic development in the region.

The winners of the February and March have been two youth projects that have been treated Murcia and advised through the Office of the Entrepreneur of Info The first, Holalabs promoted by Alberto Ayala and Luis Elias of Cuende Ivan Garcia , focuses on developing mobile applications on Android operating system.

The second award was the Mayor optometric center project, promoted by Mayor Sergio Torregrosa, which proposes a new optical center for the town of Lorca, with particular attention to children and low vision.

José Ballesta praised the quality of the projects, and especially the winners.

In Holalabs said "joining an industry as competitive and booming as is that of mobile applications."

Speaking of the winning project in March, optometric Center Mayor, Councillor impact on that "initiatives how are you, are a good example of the ability of the municipality of Lorca to face the future with optimism."

The Community has awarded each business project with a package of advisory services for the creation, growth and consolidation of the company and the ability to access preferentially InfoExpertia services and the services offered by the network of centers Enterprise Development Institute (CCEIM and CEEIC) and the network of investors MURCIA-BAN.

They will also receive a cash prize of 1,500 euros to cover the costs of implementation.

A monthly premium

The initiative 'Entrepreneur of the Month' is part of the Plan We start from the Region of Murcia, a plan which has been awarded by the Committee of the Regions of the European Union with the award 'European Region Entrepreneur 2011'.

Those interested in applying for these awards, the invitation will remain open until December 2012, must submit a business plan and a business model that incorporates growth forecasts, to demonstrate its technical and economic feasibility and, moreover, be factors differentiators, such as novelty and creativity.

The deadline for nominations ends on the last day of month of each quarter (June 30, 30 September and 31 December).

Thus, applicants should submit the form available on the website of Info ( and send it along with business plan email.

Source: CARM