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Solid foundations laid for Brisbane office tower deal

Hutchinson’s has opened Brisbane’s newest retail tower, at 205 North Quay, supporting the renewal of the North Quarter. But agents remain tight-lipped on the outcome of a campaign of expressions of interest for a 50% stake in the $600 million tower that closed last December. Nielson Properties is selling its 50% stake in the office […]

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Fight against poverty ? As government funding for social protection dwindles, private sector ‘can contribute’

By RR Prasad*The social sector is rarely funded for its capacity and scale. In fact, government cannot afford to meet all of the growing demand for social services, and philanthropy and generosity are insufficient to fill the void. A very effective solution would be to create an enabling environment in which government and the private […]

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International Spinal Cord Injury Foundations Announces Grants to Enhance Research for Restoration of Function in Spinal Cord Injury

Each beneficiary receives up to $330,000 (around £250,000) over two to three years for the projects, which include input from clinicians to ensure that outcome measures are feasible and relevant in humans. In addition, grantees will publicly share data resulting from their research on a FAIR (Funbearable, Aaccessible, Iinteroperable, and Rusable platform). The rigorous selection […]

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Big data needs stronger foundations

Emerging technologies demand action from universities, funders and governments, say Mattias Björnmalm and Max Lu It has become a cliché to call data the new oil but, like many clichés, there is a kernel of truth. Like crude oil, raw data has limited value. But when refined and updated, data can power everything from the […]

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Report shows more dioceses establishing foundations to fund church work

Despite nationwide fundraising challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Catholic foundations continue to expand their role in helping the American church meet its fundraising needs, according to a recent study. “Catholic Foundations in the US Revisited,” published in late 2021, is the work of Walter Dillingham, a Catholic who is director of endowments and foundations […]

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Group unveils initiative to close social protection gaps in Lagos

Segun James One group, the Social Welfare Integrated Program Initiative (SWIPI), has unveiled an initiative to address identified gaps in social care practice in Lagos State with the aim of achieving a caring society the least vulnerable. SWIPI Chairman, Dr. Kolawole Ajayi said at the official launch of the initiative, that SWIPI would help orphanages, […]

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Sensyne Health PLC strengthens foundation for future revenue growth

“By successfully developing and launching the SENSIGHT platform, we have continued to deliver to our customers and their patients,” said Lord Drayson, CEO of the company. Sensyne Health PLC (AIM:SENS) has made significant progress in building a world-class database of ethically-sourced, de-identified and anonymized patient data in the first half of its financial year. In […]

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The opposition strongly criticizes the bills on the reform of social protection

Photo: Marko Lukunic/Pixsell ZAGREB, 20 January 2022 – The parliamentary opposition on Thursday strongly criticized a reformed set of social welfare bills, saying the opinions of professionals have not been taken into account, the system is unnecessarily centralized and there could be long-term negative consequences. Despite some improvements, the reform goes in the wrong direction […]

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Bond to help CIG cover social charges

Finance Minister Chris Saunders’ 2022-23 budget (CNS): Finance Minister Chris Saunders said the decision to consider issuing a US$400 million bullet bond in US capital markets will allow the government to restructure public debt on a more long term and will provide the flexibility it will need to respond to the country’s growth. social costs. […]

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How Hibs built on existing foundations to take the club to the next level under Ron Gordon and Ben Kensell

HIbs owner Ron Gordon and general manager Ben Kensell are eager to take the club to the next level The document covered, among other things, recruitment and development. Former football operations chief George Craig and later recruiting chief Graeme Mathie spent time at England’s St George’s Park base as part of their work to overhaul […]

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UK Community Foundations: The growing need to tackle fuel poverty this winter

Rosemary Macdonald, CEO, UK Community Foundations writes Fuel poverty is a major factor in death and excessive winter suffering, affecting more than 4 million UK households each year. This year, the problem has been exacerbated by rising energy costs, fuel shortages and the long-term effects of the pandemic. On average, 35,000 additional cold-related deaths are […]

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Meet 3 foundations supporting popular opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure – Inside Philanthropy

With climate chaos growing by the day, science and common sense dictate that the last thing our world can afford is more fossil fuel infrastructure. Yet U.S. oil and gas companies are still trying to launch new projects, whether they are pipelines or factories, often over objections from indigenous communities in the regions and other […]

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Sen. Joe Manchin III rules out supporting Biden’s $1.75 billion welfare bill

Sen. Joe Manchin III upended President Biden’s national agenda on Sunday by signaling his opposition to the $1.75 trillion Build Back Better Act, killing the measure. Mr Manchin, a Democrat from West Virginia, told ‘Fox News Sunday’ he had struggled for months over whether to support the massive welfare and climate change legislation, but he […]

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Solar carport without foundations – pv magazine International

Designed by the French solar company Mecojit, the solar carport solution can be deployed without excavation work and can be coupled with EV charging stations. December 13, 2021 Mary Beyer The solar carport developed by Mecopark. Image: Mecojit The French solar company Mecojit has developed a solar car solution that does not require foundations or […]

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Welfare: Christmas 2021 payment date changes as thousands hit

Christmas Day is just over two weeks away, which means thousands of welfare recipients will see big changes to their payment dates. Opening hours for banks and post offices will be reduced during the holiday season as staff across the country take vacations. This means that people who claim social assistance should see their usual […]

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Welfare: How much to expect in the 2021 Christmas bonus as payments start tomorrow

The Irish Christmas Bonus will begin to be paid to Irish welfare recipients from tomorrow 6 December. More than 1.4 million people will get a boost amid the notoriously expensive holiday season. Social Care Minister Heather Humphreys announced full details of the 2021 payment during the week and said she hoped people would use the […]

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Welfare: Christmas 2021 payment date changes as festive bonus due in days

Thousands of welfare recipients will start receiving their Christmas bonuses from Monday. The annual cash benefit is paid to people who apply for long-term social allowance before the holiday season. The premium is 100% of the normal weekly long-term welfare benefit claimants receive, with a minimum amount of €20. Payout-eligible recipients will receive the bonus […]

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Welfare: The ‘additional’ payments that could bring in thousands of Irish people when the 2021 Christmas bonus comes due

Welfare recipients will start receiving their Christmas bonus payments for 2021 shortly, as the one-time benefit is due in days. The annual cash bonus is granted to persons claiming a long-term social allowance. The bonus is 100% of the normal weekly long-term social allowance claimants receive, the minimum amount being €20. Some 23 payments are […]

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Social protection: expected changes to Christmas 2021 payment dates as a festive bonus due within days

Christmas Day is just over four weeks away, which means preparations are underway for the holiday season. The holiday season sees millions of people on a break from work, including bank and post office workers. This means that welfare recipients should have their usual payment dates affected by these closures. Post offices and banks open […]

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Welfare: Double-pay week date confirmed as claimants to deal with Christmas changes

Christmas Day is just over a month away, which means welfare recipients will be hit by changes to their payment dates in a matter of weeks. Every year there is a “double pay Christmas week” of social and pension benefits which are paid out just before the holiday season. Due to the closure of banks […]

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Welfare Ireland: 2021 Christmas bonus will soon be paid but three groups will be absent

Thousands of welfare recipients are expected to receive their Christmas bonus within weeks. The annual cash benefit is paid to people who apply for long-term social allowance before the holiday season. The premium is 100% of the normal weekly long-term welfare benefit claimants receive, with a minimum amount of €20. The government has confirmed that […]

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Before fixing the world, we should fix our own foundations

OPINION: Not so long ago, many of Joe Biden’s liberal supporters would have found themselves among large swaths of protesters condemning the foolish imperial goals of American power projection on the world. The idea of ​​the United States acting as a global hegemon by spreading liberal values ​​around the world through regime change, bombing campaigns […]

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Kenya: Raila Odinga’s 150 billion shillings roadmap to a social welfare state plan

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga plans to spend at least 12 billion shillings each month on his ambitious welfare plan if he takes over from President Uhuru Kenyatta next year, The Nation can reveal. The leader of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) now says the campaign pledge of 6,000 shillings a month, initially a dangling […]

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241 NEET UG Crack Welfare Students

Published: updated on – 18:41, Tue – 2 November 21 Hyderabad: In such a record, a whopping 241 Telangana Social Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Society (TSWREIS) students from economically weaker sections have passed the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) UG 2021 results which have were declared on Monday. Of the total, 48 students scored […]

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241 social protection students are doing well in NEET

No less than 241 students of TS social welfare residential education institutions have graduated handsomely in NEET 2021 and are likely to get MMBS seats while many more will enter BDS. About 48 students scored more than 500 points on the NEET entrance exam released on Monday. What social assistance residential school students have achieved […]

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How the Kellogg and Kresge Foundations, the University of California and Georgetown Invest their Portfolios in DCI

06/23/1963-Detroit, MID-ORIGINAL LEGEND READ: Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. leads the parade through … [+] downtown Detroit. Bettmann Archives Although only 1.3% of the $ 69 trillion in assets under management in the United States are managed by women and under-represented minorities, institutional investors interested in diversity, equity and inclusion ( DEI) have both grounds […]

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Foundations must support White House equity agenda with fairer research

The Biden administration is committed to making equity a priority. On the day he was sworn in, President Biden signed an executive order to “allocate resources to address the historic failure to invest enough, justly, and equitably in underserved communities.” This White House team — the most racially and culturally diverse in history — offers […]

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The KU School of Social Welfare organizes the Grand Challenges for Social Work series of events

LAWRENCE – The Center for Community Engagement and Collaboration (CCEC) at the School of Social Welfare at the University of Kansas will host a series of interactive panels highlighting current school research and community practice in areas related to Grand Challenges for Social Work, an initiative of the social work profession to champion social progress […]

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Social protection expenditure increases by 6.5% in Germany

Social protection spending in Germany increased significantly in 2020, according to new figures from the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis). Half of social spending in Germany goes to welfare Social protection expenditure (Sozialhilfe) – a set of benefits within the social security system in Germany designed to provide basic subsistence for people in need – increased […]