Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Labor-intensive public works (LIPW) programs are a popular policy intended to provide temporary employment opportunities to vulnerable populations through work-intensive projects, such as the development and maintenance of local infrastructure, that do...
Africa, Comoros, Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ivory Coast, Tunisia
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
A single grandmother in Sanikiluaq, Nunavut, says she barely ate in December after the government of Nunavut slashed her daughter's income assistance. For two months, the family's food allowance was cut down because of poor school attendance — which she...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Ten million Ghana Cedis has been released to enable settling the debt of caterers under the Ghana School Feeding Programme.
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Mozambique's Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) and the World Food Program (WFP) signed in Maputo a Memorandum of Understanding for the implementation of the National School Meal Programme (PRONAE). The program is part of an initiative under which the...
Africa, Mozambique, Europe, Russia
Saturday, July 22, 2017
As a way of addresing climate change and strengthening resilience of flood affected households in Karonga, Save the Children has embarked on a humanitarian assistance program to break the cycle of disaster that occurs annually in the district. “In...
Monday, July 3, 2017
The Government of Myanmar has handed over a unique housing project for the poorest and most vulnerable families in Dagon Seikan Township in Yangon Region. The Government of Japan funded UN-Habitat to provide housing and basic services facilities for most...