His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has ordered His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, HM the King’s Personal Representative for Charity Work and Youth Affairs and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal...

More than 7,000 people from 92 communities in eight districts in the Upper East Region have received the total of GHC 6.5 million as grant to undertake micro-enterprise activities. This was after the beneficiaries had undergone...

The government's unconditional cash transfer program is not enough to help poor Filipino families cope with the adverse effects of the tax reform program, an expert said Thursday.

This, as the poorest 30...

The World Bank announced a new project today to provide Gaza‘s unemployed  youth with short term income support. About 4,400 targeted youth, half of them women, will be hired by NGOs to deliver services in severely needed areas such as health,...

Os beneficiários do Bolsa família e as pessoas inscritas no Cadastro Único para Programas Sociais do Governo Federal que buscam qualificação profissional têm novas oportunidades. Estão abertas as inscrições para os cursos gratuitos...

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has begun distributing food to tens of thousands of people seeking temporary shelter following violent protests in the Somali Region of Ethiopia.

The World Food Programme (WFP), together with its partner INTERSOS, has distributed fuel-efficient stoves to 7,340 displaced families receiving WFP food assistance in the town of Banki, in Nigeria’s Borno state. The stoves...

It’s the latest social intervention program under Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari. The government also offers free meals in public primary schools and plans to distribute $300 million in looted funds recovered from Swiss...

To support many of those hit by the emergency, nearly two thousand affected households have been directly supported with cash to rebuild their lives, delivered through mobile money transfers, funded by UK aid from the British people...

Since 2011 the Northern Adult Basic Education Program (NABEP) has provided funding support to Nunavut Arctic College to improve literacy and numeracy skills so working age adults can participate in the labour market. The program's...

In March 2018, MSF was forced to temporarily suspend activities in Rann following an attack on a military base. Three humanitarian aid workers from other organizations were killed in the attack. Today, there is a lack of health and sanitation services...

The Ministry of Social Affairs and Health and the Social Insurance Institution of Finland (Kela) have launched a research project to examine how the adoption of the activation model for unemployment security has affected the...