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State of Social Safety Nets 2018

According to World Bank, Data from the report shows that safety nets—which include cash, in-kind transfers, social pensions, public works, and school feeding programs targeted to poor and vulnerable households—also lower inequality, and reduce the poverty gap by about 45 … Continue reading

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Daemen social work program’s national accreditation

According to Amherst Bee, Daemen College’s Master of Social Work program, which is the only MSW degree offered at a private institution in the Buffalo Niagara region, has earned accreditation from the Council on Social Work Education, the national accrediting … Continue reading

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Social Change and Leadership Program

Marylhurst University accepts applications for its reinvigorated Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program. According to Oregon Business, classes will start in fall of 2018. The master’s degree program will reportedly have a focus on social justice and leadership. Aside … Continue reading

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Maduro to reinforce social programs

Despite the sanctions imposed by the European Union and the United States, the president insists that there will be a complete assistance from social cards when delivering aid to the Venezuelans. According to Telesur, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced … Continue reading

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Spending on Social Programs may improve Public Health, study says

After reading the results of a study published by the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), an analysis published in JAMA Internal Medicine on January 22nd found that although Americans’ out-of-pocket costs decreased 11.9 percent since the implementation of the Affordable … Continue reading

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