Thursday, December 8, 2016
The government is likely to increase allocation to the Ministry of Woman and Child Development (WCD) in Budget 2017, a 20% increase from last year.
It will use a part of the funds to launch a maternity benefits programme, which will include all...
Saturday, December 3, 2016
The government is making a plan to bring all persons with disabilities from children to old-age citizens under a social protection programme
Disclosing this on Saturday, prime minister Sheikh Hasina also said a constant survey would also be...
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
According to the Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB), the new scheme that guarantees full pay for working mothers in now operational.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Policymakers from 29 countries in the Asia-Pacific met in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, this week (7-8 November) to discuss cooperative strategies on children's health, education and welfare to prepare them for future roles in the region’s growth.
Monday, November 7, 2016
The World Bank on Thursday announced credit facility worth 95 million U.S. dollars towards Rwanda’s social protection initiatives.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Ghana has made significant inroads in creating systems and structures that have enabled the implementation of children’s rights to improve the welfare of children.