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Inclusion,
Published 25.06.2020 12:50
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved a $500 million emergency loan for Pakistan.
It is set to help Pakistan deliver social protection programs to the poor and the vulnerable, expand health sector capabilities and offer fiscal stimulus and create jobs.  
Unemployment, ,
Published 14.06.2020 15:38
In Somalia the FAO is using GPS enabled photo verification to verify their mobile beneficiaries.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is using mobile money to support vulnerable Somalians during the Covid-19 pandemic. Before the pandemic, the organization would use fingerprint verification for beneficiaries collecting their mobile money transfers however as an added Covid-19 safety measure the organization is now using…
Inclusion, ,
Published 14.06.2020 08:36
In South Africa the government has relocated some people living in informal settlements.
70 vulnerable families from Wilgespruit Township, just outside Johannesburg have been relocated to wooden chalets for free. The move is aimed at ensuring that Covid-19 does not spread in the overcrowded township with no running water and electricity.
Inclusion,
Published 09.06.2020 13:51
In Japan, the government provides cash handouts of up to $1900 to 430,000 struggling university students.
Students from low-income households will receive $1900 each and others $950 to cover tuition and other costs amid the pandemic.  
Unemployment,
Published 04.06.2020 14:31
In France, a platform connects local agricultural producers and distributors to help them sell their products.
The initiative named “Jeaileproducteurlocal” (meaning “I have a local productor”) emerged due to the sanitary restrictions imposed by the French government on the distribution of agricultural products during the pandemic.
Inclusion,
Published 02.06.2020 07:59
In Spain, over 35,000 volunteers have contributed with the Red Cross amidst the pandemic.
Cruz Roja Española, the Spanish subsidiary of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, launched a massive operation in the country, that includes more than 5,000 health transfers, 200,000 deliveries of essential goods and the deployment of more than 93 shelters for homeless people.
Inclusion,
Published 10.06.2020 11:37
In the US, Hotel Vouchers 4 All helps people in San Diego with housing during the pandemic.
Hotel Vouchers 4 All is a group providing emergency shelter in local hotels for people experiencing housing insecurity or those people who are unsheltered during the Covid-19 pandemic. The hotel voucher programme began in March. The organisation is raising money through crowdfunding. They are negotiating prices to accommodate more people…
Lockdown, ,
Published 01.06.2020 11:16
In South Africa the national rugby team will raffle off world cup memorabilia to raise money for people affected by Covid-19.
Through their 32-12 campaign, the team aims to raise R 3 212 000. 00 (US$ 180 000.00) to support those affected by the virus. Prices for the raffle include rugby jerseys, boots, an arm sling, a scrum cap, and the now famous South African flag speedo used during the 2019…
Inclusion,
Published 31.05.2020 17:35
In Delhi, India, Sahib Gurdwara kitching, a Sikh house of worship, is cooking for thousands during the pandemic.
The complex of this Gurudwara, which is the name of the place of worship for Sikhs, has a kitchen, a hospital, a school, a museum and an art gallery. Since the lockdown began in India on March 25, cooks have been feeding thousands of people.
Health, ,
Published 31.05.2020 12:14
In Angola volunteers are making and distributing soap to low income households.
The project was initiated by entrepreneur Fernanda Renée. The group now produces 1000 bars of soap daily and distributes them free of charge to low-income households in Luanda to encourage frequent handwashing and prevent the spread of Covid-19.

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