The United Kingdom is partnering with the government of Ghana to protect the most vulnerable and marginalised through the “Leave No One Behind” social protection programme. 

A key component of the programme...

Most of the beneficiaries are from Uttar Pradesh, with 8,19,893 women, followed by Andhra Pradesh, with 4,10,134...

The Social Services Agency in Bali says they are planning to facilitate skills training for commercial sex workers on the island as it seeks to provide alternatives and help pull these sex workers out of the trade. It seems like the...

Le décret concernant cette réforme controversée a été publié au Journal officiel. Elle devrait concerner entre 600.000 et 1,2 million de personnes. On connaît précisément les nouvelles règles de l'assurance chômage. Le ministère du...

Blog: Lúí Smyth of Basic Income Ireland says the organization he is part of promotes the idea of giving every citizen in the country a weekly ‘no strings attached’ payment so that everyone has enough to live on. There have been more than 30 UBI...

Opinion: The Union budget presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman earlier this month had no surprises and hardly anything to applaud. It was in 2016 that our then finance minister Arun Jaitley proposed a tax on withdrawals of over 40 per cent...

The Kazakh government adopted July 23 an action plan to complete the instructions given by Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev at a July 15 extended government meeting. The instructions reflect the promises made during Tokayev’s...

Nearly 9 million people across Yemen have been reached with emergency cash assistance in the fifth payment cycle by UNICEF to help meet their urgent needs as the conflict in the country enters its fifth year. In August 2017, the...

Some 25,000 flood victims in Bangladesh have received money through mobile transfers in a UN relief project, a UN spokesman said Tuesday.

Farhan Haq, the deputy spokesman for the UN secretary-general, said...

South Sudan said Wednesday it has commenced the process of transferring cash to some 288,000 girls in order to keep them in school amid high school dropouts due to more than five years of conflict.

Akuja De Garang, Team...

While Ali takes his visual impairment in his stride, the significant costs of his medical treatment placed an ongoing strain on the family’s limited income. Ali sometimes waived his regular medical care in order to meet other basic...

Cambodia on Tuesday requested the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to consider providing aid – especially to the elderly, people with disabilities and orphaned children. In...