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Published 26.06.2020 15:45
China has canceled interest free loans to African States.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced that the country will cancel its interest-free loans to African countries that are due to mature by the end of 2020 in a bid to support the continent during the Covid-19 pandemic. He further added that countries that were hardest hit by the pandemic…
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…
Unemployment,
Published 22.06.2020 14:22
In Ukraine, a project I can will support business ideas created by women during the quarantine period.
It allocates UAH 500,000 (an equivalent of $18,600) to support five projects with innovative solutions “to reform an existing business given the new realities of the coronavirus,” the project’s website says. All ideas and businesses need to be created and implemented by women.
Lockdown, Unemployment, ,
Published 07.06.2020 10:02
In Egypt the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) has approved an emergency assistance grant to provide food relief.
The grant of US $500,000 will “provide food relief, and contribute to restoring the livelihoods of vulnerable populations severely affected by Covid-19.” The organization wants to ensure that the country is able to provide effective interventions quickly. Egypt is one of Africa’s hardest-hit countries by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Lockdown, Unemployment, ,
Published 05.06.2020 16:03
In Somalia the UNHCR is providing cash assistance to 20 000 refugees.
In order to mitigate the economic impact of Covid-19 and the subsequent lockdown, the UNHCR has extended a once-off multi-purpose cash grant to supplement the monthly subsistence allowance of 20 000 refugees in the country. The organization has also paid the refugee’s monthly subsistence allowance three months in advance to…
Unemployment,
Published 28.05.2020 14:12
In the US, Colorado organized virtual town halls on unemployment.
The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment held two unemployment virtual town halls in English and Spanish on May 4 aiming to provide information on the unemployment insurance program. Over 36 million people have filed for unemployment benefits in only two months in the United States, starting in mid March.
Unemployment,
Published 27.05.2020 13:05
The European Union unveiled a €750-billion unprecedented recovery plan.
This pots-coronavirus fund will include €500 billion given to member states through grants and €250 billion given via loans.  The announcement came days after France and Germany presented a joint plan calling for the creation of a €500-billion recovery fund. This stimulus package is part of the multiannual financial framework…
Unemployment,
Published 24.05.2020 08:01
In Montenegro, the government allowed deferment of tax payments during the pandemic.
The tax-relief due to the health crisis includes measures for the deferral of payments of individual income tax and social security contributions. In addition, the tax authorities extended the deadline for filing financial statements and corporate income tax returns from 31 March 2020 to April 15, 2020.
Unemployment,
Published 22.05.2020 13:12
In Malta, the Government introduced the “Covid Wage Supplement” program.
It has provided a basic wage supplement to sectors affected by the pandemic in April and May.Full time employees of enterprises that had to temporarily suspend operations and self-employers were entitled to apply.
Unemployment,
Published 29.05.2020 09:27
In Spain, the government has approved a minimum vital income scheme that will range between €462 and €1,015.
The Spanish government has approved a minimum vital income on May 29, which is expected to reach some 850,000 vulnerable households seriously hit by the effects of the health crisis.. José Luis Escrivá, Spain’s minister of Inclusion, Social Security and Migration explained that it would be a monthly payment of…

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