The history of this day goes back to 1922, when the Soviet leadership proposed to commemorate the fourth anniversary of the creation of the Red Army and the Red Navy. Although the decree on the organization of the two military branches was signed in January of 1918, it wasn't until February 23 when the first mass conscription of soldiers and volunteers began. The day was officially named Red Army Day.
Employment Centre of Zelenodolsk municipal district offers a variety of "hands-on" courses for unemployed people that teach real skills employers need. Lately professional courses for future electric equipment maintenance and repair electricians attended by 8 students were ended.
Originally known as Red Army Day, marking the creation of the Red (Soviet) Army in 1918, the holiday endured several name changes. The last one was in 2002 when it officially became a public holiday. Although the celebration has an obviously military origin, it’s more often referred to as the Men’s Day and is considered to be the male equivalent of International Women’s Day (March 8).
Many 13-to-17-year-olds would have more interest in the presidential election if they could vote, but I don’t believe that most teenagers are equipped to decide about issues like health care and immigration. Many teens would either not feel comfortable voting or would adopt the positions of their parents -- or vote for whichever party their friends did.
According to specialists of the Government Employment Service, entrepreneurship and self-employment help to create jobs, develop skills and give unemployed and vulnerable people an opportunity to fully participate in society and the economy.
Several career guidance lessons for schoolchildren of 8 – 11 forms were given this month by specialists of the Mobile Office of the Employment Center in Almetyevsk municipal district.
Another festive event coincided with Defender of the Fatherland Day was recently held in Kukmor municipal district. Participants of the event learned that the holiday marks the date in 1918 during the Russian Civil War when the first mass draft into the Red Army occurred. Defender of the Fatherland Day was given its current name after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Previously it had been known as Red Army Day and later Soviet Army and Navy Day.
Specialists of the Government Employment Service for Chistopol municipal district organized a specialized employment fair for senior citizens who were able and wished to work.
Specialists of Buinsk Complex Social Service Centre in cooperation with local volunteers’ division took part in a social action aimed to help senior citizens and people with disabilities living along clean their houses and surrounding territory from snow.
Professional orientation quiz – show for children “My profession – My career” was recently organized by specialists of Sarmanovo Employment Centre in one of the general schools of Almetyevsk municipal district. The event gathered 95 minors.