Hasta el mes de junio más de 62 mil personas han sido beneficiadas con los servicios y acciones de asistencia social del programa “Martes Contigo Por Un Mejor Tampico” a través de 59 jornadas médicos asistenciales efectuadas en los...

Las informaciones del Ministerio de Agricultura y Ganadería (MAG) detallaron que de acuerdo con los datos del Fideicomiso Cafetalero, a la fecha se han distribuido alrededor de 22 mil millones de colones en créditos y entre ambos...

On June 30, 2015, World Bank Group (WBG) President Jim Yong Kim andInternational Labor Organization’s Director-General Guy Ryder co-launched a joint plan of action on Universal Social...

Three months after Nepal’s April 25 earthquake and its aftershocks, children continue to face multiple risks as their families have been pushed deeper into poverty and they remain in need of aid.
Although the humanitarian...

A conditional cash transfer to the households of adolescent girls to promote school attendance did not reduce HIV incidence in a randomised study in rural South Africa, Audrey Pettifor of the University of North Carolina reported on Tuesday at the ...

New Delhi: In a bid to further rationalize subsidies, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is planning to directly transfer fertilizer subsidies to farmers’ bank accounts.

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ROYGANJ UPAZILA, SIRAJGANJ – Holding a makeshift soil leveler with one hand, directing her peers with the other, Sima Rani Das stood ankle-deep in mud along the roadside. “Everybody make sure to drink water,” she said, as the sun...

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Leading oil producer the United Arab Emirates will scrap subsidies on petrol and diesel from August to cut spending as low crude prices hit revenues, the energy ministry said on Wednesday.

Pump prices...

The Malta Confederation of Women’s Organisations (MCWO) welcomed the launch of the maternity leave fund out of which employers will be refunded for payment of paid maternity leave.

The MCWO said that this measure was long...

NEW DELHI — Transferring cash to poor families, on the condition that their kids attend school and get vaccinations, has been shown to be an effective way to reduce poverty and improve human health and well-being. Latin America is...

On 16 July, the President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Kanayo F. Nwanze, will arrive in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for an official visit immediately following his engagement at the Third International...

Eradicating world hunger sustainably by 2030 will require an estimated additional $267 billion per year on average for investments in rural and urban areas and in social protection, so poor people have access to food and can improve their livelihoods...