Tuesday, July 17, 2018
The Windy City may soon experiment with giving its citizens cash windfalls via a universal basic income pilot program.
Chicago alderman Ameya Pawar appears to be well on his way to convincing colleagues to test his UBI program for 1,000 families. His...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, wednesday disclosed that the cash transfer programme involving the recovered $322 million Abacha loot will be stringently monitored to ensure transparency.
This is coming as the Chairman of the Presidential...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Monthly cash aid of P200 for poor families is but a small portion of government assistance, and the amount is aimed specifically at offsetting projected price increases from the first package of tax reforms, officials said Wednesday.
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Quirino representative Dakila Carlo Cua said government agencies have committed to expedite social mitigating measures under the tax reform law and help poor families affected by rising commodity prices. “We wanted to find out about the status of...
Friday, June 15, 2018
World Bank's IDA has announced Youth Employment and Productive Inclusion Project in Niger to increase employment of youth in the country.The project will help expand income-generating activities for youths in selected poor areas in Niger.
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Sweden, through the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), will support drought-stricken farmers and herders in the Sahel, with a focus on Burkina Faso and Mali. Channelled through the Swedish International Development Cooperation (SIDA...
Africa, Burkina Faso, Mali, Europe, Sweden