Government is proposing reprioritisation of R32.4 billion over the next three years in a bid to support reforms and and interventions in health and education within a constrained fiscal framework, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said...

The funds are disbursed to beneficiaries under the older persons cash transfer, persons with severe disability cash transfer, cash transfer for orphans and vulnerable children and the hunger safety net programme. There are 70,000...

Estonia and Finland will start exchanging digital prescriptions at the end of the year, in a groundbreaking move that Estonian Health Minister Riina Sikkut said she hoped other EU countries will follow. Speaking to EURACTIV.com on...

Après près de deux années de suspension de ses activités en République démocratique du Congo (RDC), le FIDA a décidé de relancer sa coopération avec le ce pays membre du Fonds et de redémarrer ses opérations d'investissements en...

Only 13% of savings collectively managed by the world’s 100 largest public pension funds have undergone formal analysis for exposure to climate-related risks, such as storms, floods, heatwaves and hurricanes.

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Development projects financed by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) have contributed to better living conditions and less poverty in rural areas through substantial investments in natural resources management...

Means testing is to be scrapped when calculating rent subsidies first introduced last year, with the government seeking ways to help lower-middle-income earners struggling in a booming rental market. Central to the new measures is a...

Social protection finally catches up with Borongan's 1,000 beneficiaries of the National Household Targeting System (NHTS) or LISTAHANAN. More than 1,000 Borongan poor not included in the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps)...

In central Yemen, Al Dhale’e governorate hosts some of the most vulnerable families who have fled conflict from neighbouring areas. With the support of ECHO, ACTED has supported 2,200 vulnerable households in Al Dhale’e governorate...

Helping those in need is a priority in Chinese social work, particularly in remote rural areas. In Yingjiang County in southwest China's Yunnan Province, efforts are being made, to help people move from inhospitable places to better surroundings,...

Over OMR35 million was allocated to social security payments in three months, according to the Ministry of Social Security. A total of OMR35,323,588 was spent to cover 78,231 social security cases in 2018. The cases include orphans...

Government is consistently monitoring the country’s food security situation with 10 percent of public expenditure having been set aside to fund drought mitigation efforts and avert the effects of El Nino, Lands, Agriculture, Water,...