BLOG:  Hace solo un año, Chile entero festejaba con bombos, platillos y por supuesto con mucha prensa, la esperada entrada en vigencia de  la ...

A partir de una mejora en la gestión de recursos destinados a la inversión social, el Gobierno inyectará ¢14 mil millones adicionales al Régimen No Contributivo (RNC) durante los próximos cuatro años, lo que le permitirá aumentar la...

Se han asignado 2 millones de dólares para poner en marcha intervenciones urgentes relativas a la integración socio-económica de migrantes y...

The number of people covered by work-related injury insurance reached 239 million in China by the end of last year, including more than 80 million migrant rural workers, a senior official announced Monday.

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Since the introduction of the unemployment insurance system in September 2011, around 82,000 Social Security Corporation (SSC) subscribers have benefited from the service, at a total value of JD70 million. SSC Spokesperson Musa...

The Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Williametta Saydee-Tarr has announced that the Liberia Social Safety Nets Project (LSSN), implemented by the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection is expected to...

There are so many ways to deepen the understanding of social protection systems in Zimbabwe be it by academics, researchers, policy makers and the social protection polity in general. A new book by Henry N Chikova and Nicola Yon published by...

OPINION: Should Thai people working in other Asean countries continue being part of the Thai social security system so they can enjoy the benefits, especially the pension, when they return home? Should Thai workers receive the same...

OPNION: Several leading Democratic candidates in the 2020 US presidential race favor introducing elements of a modern welfare state in health care, childcare, and education. Whether a Democrat wins or loses in 2020, social democracy...

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras presented a new round of social welfare and anti-austerity measures at the Zappeion Megaron on Tuesday evening.

The funds in this special account will give Greece an...

The Lao government and the World Bank have approved two new projects costing more than 451 billion kip (US$52 million) that will jointly address high levels of stunting in the northern provinces.  A...

The government has started to audit the list of one million beneficiaries of the cash transfer programme to remove names of those who have died.

This is taking place as it seeks to include more than 200,000 people who have...