The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Palestine welcomed a contribution of €2.95 million (US$3.6 million) from the European Union to support critical food assistance to severely vulnerable Palestinians in the Gaza Strip. 

The funds...

The State Fund for Labor Protection will be established under the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population of Azerbaijan, the ministry said in a message Aug. 14.

A draft provision of the...

As políticas públicas para proteção às famílias e aos indivíduos têm sido fortalecidas em Manaus com a criação de novos Centros de Referência, ampliação de serviços e, principalmente, pela regulamentação do Serviço Único de...

Moradores de rua de Caxias do Sul, na Serra, recebem abrigo para passar a noite em dias de frio por meio de um projeto da Diocese do município, que oferece hospedagem solidária para quem não tem onde morar. Por dia, até 50 pessoas...

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...

AP Nirudyoga Bruthi Scheme Online Registration Unemployment Allowance. The government of Andhra Pradesh launched the “AP Mukhya Manthri Yuva Nestham Nirudyoga Bruthi Scheme”. This Scheme is launched for unemployed youths. The...

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will distribute 50,000 food packs to residents of Boracay in Aklan who are affected by the six-month closure of world-famous island.

DSWD Regional...

1.3 million refugees are currently hosted by Jordan, a country that continues to demonstrate humanitarian leadership in the Syrian refugee crisis. In 2012, UN Women opened its first Oasis— a centre for refugee women and girls to...

The Government of Austria has contributed EUR 1 million (US$ 1,157,407) to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in support of the Agency’s health programme in the occupied...

THE entire state of NSW has now been declared in drought, new data from the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) shows.

Well below average rainfall has been received across the region...

Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev signed an order on additional measures in the field of social protection of the population on August 9.

According to the order, two million manats will be allocated to...

One week after the Ebola outbreak in the Equateur Province was declared over, a new outbreak of the deadly virus hit DR Congo. This time it emerged in the country’s conflict-ridden north-east. In North Kivu Province, Cordaid started...