Children’s need must come first. In a development which supports and nurture children, including their health, education, nutrition and child protection services, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) along...

In a bid to simplify the process of application for old-age and widows pension scheme and the scheme for disabled persons, the department of social justice and empowerment has done away with the separate affidavit for the submission...

UNICEF today presented the first batch of 2,857 bicycles to the Ministry of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare to support and improve the ability of Community Childcare Workers (CCW) to provide child protection services in...

Les chauffeurs de tuk-tuk et les employés domestiques pourraient bientôt bénéficier d’une protection sociale.

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The Czech government has approved an increase in parental benefits, due to take effect from January 2020. In a press release from the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, it was announced this week that parents of newborns and...

OPINION: Pakistani authorities should tighten supervision of traditional cash transfer methods as part of a wider overhaul of financial sector regulation to stem outflows of corrupt money, a British think-tank said. Pakistani Prime...

Immigrant families, including U.S. citizens, are avoiding certain safety net programs because of a "chilling effect" tied to a controversial proposal to tighten the country's standards for granting green cards and temporary visas,...

The German Minister of Labor and Social Affairs, Hubertus Heil, presented his reform to supplement the German basic pension on Wednesday.

According to the draft law, a pension supplement is planned from...

Delegates at the World Health Assembly adopted three resolutions today on universal health coverage (UHC). These resolutions focus on primary health...

BLOG: For the next four decades, at least three million people are expected to enter Pakistan’s workforce each year. By 2050, the country may end up with as many as 181 million people needing jobs. Not only will these people need...

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a measure that institutionalizes a cash transfer program that aims to address poverty and to improve the...

Examinée par les députés depuis le début de la semaine, la loi d’orientation des mobilités entre dans la dernière ligne droite. En tant qu’acteurs désormais majeurs de la mobilité...