Capable and motivated employees are a key foundation of our long-term success. Our human resources policy is designed to help us identify promising employees, facilitate their professional growth, and earn their long-term loyalty. Workplace safety and the protection of human health also have extremely high priority at HeidelbergCement. Minimizing the danger of accident, injury, and occupational illness are declared goals of our human resources policy.

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German education system for Kazakhstan.

The present state industry development programme in Kazakhstan generates high demand for skilled workers – particularly in the oil and gas industry, as well as the construction, engineering and services sectors. This is why the government plans to reform the country's vocational school system by introducing a dual system of professional education based on the model employed by Germany.

In 2012, at a meeting between the President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayew, and German Federal Chancellor, Angela Merkel, an initiative was announced to implement the principles of the German dual vocational education system in Kazakhstan.

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