Thursday, September 15, 2022
Social protection measures have played a core part of the Pacific’s response to the impacts of COVID-19. More than 80 schemes have been implemented, using cash and in-kind benefits, subsidies, and adjustments to contributory schemes.
There is a common...
Asia, Timor-Leste, Oceania, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu
Friday, November 13, 2020
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Timor-Leste, together with only a small number of countries globally, has to date successfully managed to...
Monday, June 15, 2020
COVID-19 has had a far greater economic impact than health impact on Papua New Guinea (PNG) and the Pacific. There has been extensive commentary about the likely macroeconomic effects of lockdowns and travel bans, but less attention has been given to how...
Asia, Timor-Leste, Oceania, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
A Vice-Primeira-Ministra e Ministra da Solidariedade Social e Inclusão, Armanda Berta dos Santos, procedeu hoje, dia 9 de junho de 2020, ao lançamento oficial do pagamento do apoio monetário aos agregados familiares no âmbito da pandemia de Covid-19,...
Saturday, April 18, 2020
All of us in the international development space – in Australia, the region and worldwide – have had our work disrupted. What do we do now? We need to debate the big picture issues but we also need to trial and share practical solutions. We propose...
America, Canada, Peru, United States, Asia, China, India, Laos, Nepal, Philippines, South Korea, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam, Europe, Germany, Oceania, Australia, Fiji, Marshall Islands, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu
Monday, February 24, 2020
It is a universal assumption that mothers are the ones who take care of children, but more fathers are now taking time off to look after their new-born babies and their partners, soon after childbirth. Countries worldwide are setting benchmarks for...
Asia, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam
Friday, December 8, 2017
Bien qu’étant la plus jeune nation d’Asie, le Timor-Leste a adopté une approche volontariste et coordonnée pour assurer une meilleure qualité de vie à ses citoyens avec la Stratégie nationale de protection sociale pour 2017-2030. Aida Mota est l’une des...