The President of Ireland is on track to sign into law a new amendment to parental leave laws after the country’s upper house (“Seanad Éireann”) approved it on May 8, 2019. The law had previously passed the lower house (“Dáil Éireann...

OPINION: It is a major-ticket subsidy that helps support over half a million New Zealanders and is received by 100,000 more households than JobSeeker and Sole Parent Support combined. Yet, surprisingly it flies under the radar....

 Que ce soit deux ou quatre semaines, le Conseil fédéral ne veut toujours pas entendre parler d'un congé paternité rémunéré.

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El Sistema de Cuidados invirtió 800.000 dólares en la edificación de un centro de atención a la infancia y la familia (CAIF) en el barrio Lavalleja...

The Hajia Alima Mahama, says government has developed a Rural Development Policy which will serve as a guideline for coordinated service delivery and investment in rural communities. The Minister mentioned that, the Policy seeks to...

BLOG: Late April 2019, Denmark was blessed with the formation of a Data Ethics Board. We were many who perhaps was a bit dazzled by this and may have lowered our guards a bit. However, at the exact same time, the same government...

Tens of thousands of Jordanian families will receive financial aid and full health insurance under a new wide-ranging social safety net launched by the Jordanian government on Wednesday. The government unveiled the National Strategy...

Somalia is facing a severe drought that threatens to be worse than the pre-famine conditions of 2016-17. With the failure of the 2019 Gu rains, meant to fall from April to June, Somalia faces its second consecutive below-average...

 Frances Kristy Alegre, a new mother of a two-week-old baby girl in Barangay Badio, Pinili, Ilocos Norte, is lucky to enjoy a 105-day expanded maternity leave which allows her to fully enjoy...

The High Court in Pretoria has ruled that domestic workers were eligible to claim from the Compensation Fund if they were injured, contracted a disease at their place of work. The High Court in Pretoria has ruled that domestic...

The number of South Koreans applying for unemployment benefit (also dubbed job seekers’ allowance) have rapidly increased in the wake of widespread small business closures and rising jobless rates. According to the Ministry of...

The Director General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) Dr. John Ofori-Tenkorang says there is nothing mythical about the computation of pension benefits since pensions are a direct reflection of salaries on...