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Govt likely to increase domestic workers' pension age-limit - Indian Express

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Govt likely to increase domestic workers' pension age-limit
Indian Express
Moreover, the micro insurance scheme announced by the government hasn't been a success in the long run.
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CW leaders vow to tackle high debt, poverty - The Nation

CW leaders vow to tackle high debt, poverty - The Nation | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
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CW leaders vow to tackle high debt, poverty
The Nation
COLOMBO - Commonwealth leaders agreed on steps to tackle high debt and poverty as they staged a show of unity after a summit in Sri Lanka dominated by a bitter dispute over war crimes.
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10 things the government could do to promote social enterprise

10 things the government could do to promote social enterprise | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
Social entrepreneur and author Robert Ashton shares his wishlist of government policies that could help the sector flourish (10 things the government could do to promote #social #enterprise: http://t.co/eNsSiKEsLH)...
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Swedish and Indian Companies Explore Business Models that Include the Poor ... - CSRwire.com (press release)

Swedish and Indian Companies Explore Business Models that Include the Poor ... - CSRwire.com (press release) | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
Swedish and Indian Companies Explore Business Models that Include the Poor ...
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Getting unstuck: Why some people get out of poverty and others don't - Deseret News

Getting unstuck: Why some people get out of poverty and others don't - Deseret News | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
Deseret News Getting unstuck: Why some people get out of poverty and others don't Deseret News Timothy Smeeding, director of the Institute for Research on Poverty based in Madison, Wis., says that dual-earning implies some amount of intact families...
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Demographic Methods for Measuring International Migration

Demographic Methods for Measuring International Migration | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
Demographic Methods for Measuring International Migration (January 12 - 16 , 2014) (Demographic Methods for Measuring International Migration http://t.co/yMvKfGiwvD via @sharethis)...
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Poverty, Government and Social Class - eWallstreeter

Poverty, Government and Social Class - eWallstreeter | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
Government measures of poverty use outdated methodology and make it impossible to determine where best to apply resources, an economist writes. Read more about Poverty, Government and Social Class.
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How Poverty Taxes the Brain

How Poverty Taxes the Brain | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
Scientists have discovered that being poor actually impairs our cognitive abilities. (Don't be poor.
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Guarantee for development - Chinadaily USA

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Beijing Review
Guarantee for development
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"State security and social stability are preconditions for reform and development," Xi Jinping, general secretary of CPC Central Committee, said in an explanation published on Nov 15.
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Mobile banking without a phone: Here comes the bank van - Christian Science Monitor

Mobile banking without a phone: Here comes the bank van - Christian Science Monitor | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor Mobile banking without a phone: Here comes the bank van Christian Science Monitor Mobile banking vans in Uganda, Rwanda, and the Philippines now offer bank accounts, financial education, and microinsurance to rural...
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Case for food security: Effective PDS implementation by states has helped pull millions out of poverty

Case for food security: Effective PDS implementation by states has helped pull millions out of poverty | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
In the vociferous debate around the food security bill, critics seemingly had evidence and history on their side. The public distribution system (PDS) has for long been seen in policy circles as a...
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3 Ways That Business Can Alleviate Poverty - Huffington Post

3 Ways That Business Can Alleviate Poverty - Huffington Post | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
3 Ways That Business Can Alleviate Poverty
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According to the World Resources Institute, there are 4 billion people worldwide who live below the Western poverty line. 1 billion of them live on less than $1 per day.
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Poverty Increasing Among Retirees

Poverty Increasing Among Retirees | social development and poverty | Scoop.it
The gap between the wealthiest and poorest retirees is growing. (The number of elderly poverty tend to increase #OPM20702 http://t.co/LGhpcrx6QE)
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