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Korea Employment Agency for the Disabled is a semi-governmental agency under the Ministry of Employment and Labor and it was established on September 1, 1990. its main Mission is to expand employment opportunities and improve employment environment so that people with disabilities work happily. To achieve this, we implement vocational counselling, job placement, vocational training, provision of vocational rehabilitation information, survey, research study.


1990 year
January Proclaimed the Employment Promotion Law for the Disabled
(Law #4219)
September Established the Korea Employment Promotion Agency for the Disabled
1992
January Took over the Ilsan Vocational Training Institute for the Disabled
1993~1997  
  April 1993 ~ February 1997     Opened 12 branch offices
2000
January Enacted the Employment Promotion and Vocational Rehabilitation Law for the Disabled (Law #6166)
January ~
September
Opened the Employment Development Institute and DaejeonBusan Vocational Training Institute for the Disabled
2001
July Opened branch office in Jeju
2002
September Opened the JeonnamDaegu Vocational Training Institute for the Disabled
2004
January Amended the Act on Employment Promotion and Vocational Rehabilitation for Disabled Persons (Act #7154)
November Established the Assistive Technology Center and changed the name of the agency from Vocational Training Institute for the Disabled to Vocational Competency Development Center
   
2004
May Amended the Act on Employment Promotion and Vocational Rehabilitation for Disabled Persons (Act #7568)
December Amended the Act on Employment Promotion and Vocational Rehabilitation for Disabled Persons (Act #7828)
   
2004
February Opened a branch office in the northern region of Gyeonggi-do
   
2004
June Opened a branch office in Ulsan
July Amended the Act on Employment Promotion and Vocational Rehabilitation for Disabled Persons (Act #8507)
   
2004
February Amended the Act on Employment Promotion and Vocational Rehabilitation for Disabled Persons (Act #8852)
   
2004
January Changed the name into "Korea Employment Agency for the Disabled" Amended the Act on Employment Promotion and Vocational Rehabilitation for Disabled Persons (Act #9795)
   
2011
September Held the 8th International Abilympics Seoul 2011
(Korea won the overall IA for 5 consecutive years)
   
2012
March Opened 3 new branches(Gyeong-buk, Chung-nam, Jeon-nam)
   
2014
November Opened Seoul Customized Training Center



 
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