The European Union has adopted a support package to Lebanon of 165 million euros ($191 million) to help the country cope with hosting Syrian refugees.

In a statement released Wednesday to mark World Refugee Day, the EU said...

Starting on 1 July 2018, Estonia’s entire public transport network will be free, meaning citizens can travel from one end of the country to the other with no charge.

This will be implemented across the whole country,...

The Malawi government has launched a four-year National Action Plan on Persons With Albinism aimed at ending atrocities against persons with albinism, and improving their social welfare.

For the past four years, the Southern...

Kolkata: Taking a major step to extend support to farmers, the Mamata Banerjee government has decided to give old age pension to as many as 1 lakh farmers above the age of 60 years. At present, a total of 69,000 aged farmers derive...

Over a thousand emergency employment beneficiaries in this famed island resort received a total of P14,578,592.72 from the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

The 1,668 were under DOLE’s emergency employment program...

Pour Hery Rajaonarimampianina « l’année 2018 sera, non seulement, une année électorale, mais également le temps de l’émergence pour Madagascar ».  

Malgré un taux de pauvreté qui reste « extraordinairement élevé » d’après la...

Applications are open to the International Master of Science in Social Protection (MScSP)! It is the first joint academic program between European and Asian universities in the area of social protection with complementary curricula...

For the year 2018, thanks to credits delegated by the Mission of the International Adoption of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, the Cooperation and Cultural Action Department of the Embassy of France in Haiti will spend...

Social assistance benefits are received by over 3,000 people who are separated whilst 223 of those separated receive unemployment assistance. On the other hand, approximately 2,500 single mothers are provided with social welfare.

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Over 25 technical staff from the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA), the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations are participating in a...

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomes a US$18.6 million contribution from the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSRelief) which will be used to provide urgent food assistance in Yemen and to support...

The Government of Switzerland, through the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, has provided the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) with a generous contribution of CHF1.5 million (approximately US$1.5 million) to...