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Congé maternité: la Commission européenne pour "une nouvelle approche" european union

France Soir (16.07.2015) Do it for Denmark" (Faites-le pour le Danemark). En réponse au faible taux de fécondité du Danemark, cette campagne publicitaire d’une agence de voyage en avril dernier incitait les Danois à faire des enfants. Elle avait lancé une compétition originale: réserver un…

Family benefits, Parental leave megatrends, published http://www.francesoir.fr/lifestyle-vie-quotidienne/conge-maternite-la-commissio… monitor
Royaume-Uni: Sécurité sociale - une coupe budgétaire qui va faire mal

Courrier International (12.07.2015) Le nouveau gouvernement conservateur poursuit l’austérité qui touchera notamment les crédits d’impôts destinés aux faibles revenus. Une mesure qui, selon les critiques, frappe de façon disproportionnée les familles pauvres.

Social Policies & Programmes, Financing, Inequalities economic crisis, published http://www.courrierinternational.com/article/royaume-uni-securite-sociale-une-c… monitor
Zimbabwe has failed on social protection: Mnangagwa zimbabwe

News Day (17.07.2015) Zimbabwe has failed to get the desired results from its social protection programmes due to the fragmentation of activities, Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said.

published https://www.newsday.co.zw/2015/07/17/zim-has-failed-on-social-protection-mnanga… monitor
Climate change increases risk of death from heart disease, study says european union

EurActiv (17.07.2015) High temperatures, heat waves and extreme temperature fluctuations pose an ever-increasing threat to the global population, with a recent study by the German Weather Service indicating higher health risks.

Health, Shocks &extreme events megatrends, published https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-increa… monitor
Uzbekistan : Deputies discussed the issues of social protection of disabled persons

UzReport.uz (16.07.2015) The Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis hosted a "round table" on the theme: "Social Protection of Persons with Disabilities: Problems and Solutions", organized by the Committee on Labour and Social Affairs. The conference discussed the further…

Disability published http://news.uzreport.uz/news_3_e_133244.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=… monitor
Maroc: Abdeslam Seddiki: « La réforme des retraites sera présentée au parlement en octobre » morocco

Telquel.ma (15.07.2015) Plus de place pour le doute. Alors que le chef du gouvernement s’était contenté, à l’issue du dialogue social tenu à la mi-juin, d’annoncer une réforme des retraites pour l’automne prochain, son ministre de l’Emploi a été plus clair. Lors d’une intervention a la chambre…

Pensions published http://telquel.ma/2015/07/15/abdeslam-seddiki-reforme-retraites-sera-presentee-… monitor
Burkina Faso: Diffusion de la Politique nationale de protection sociale : Un séminaire à l’attention des journalistes burkina faso

leFaso.net (14.07.2015) Du 14 au 16 juillet 2015 se tient à Kombissiri un séminaire de diffusion de la Politique nationale de protection sociale (PNPS) au profit des professionnels des médias publics et privés. Initié par le secrétariat permanent du Conseil national pour la protection sociale,…

Communication, Social Policies & Programmes communication, published http://www.lefaso.net/spip.php?article65860= monitor
India aims for universal health system india

Canadian Medical Association Journal (13.07.2015) India's president has declared that a universally accessible health care system is "crucial," but experts say much needs to be done before that can become a reality.

Extension of coverage brics, extending coverage, published http://www.cmaj.ca/site/earlyreleases/13july15_india-aims-for-universal-health-… monitor
Ireland: Postmasters protest over new social protection forms ireland

Irish Times (15.07.2015) Irish postmasters have accused the Government of trying to divert business away from post offices and have returned thousands of new social protection forms to Tánaiste Joan Burton’s department.

Governance and administration, ICT published http://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/postmasters-protest-over-new-… monitor
UK: David Cameron open to idea of workers saving up to fund own sick pay

The Guardian (15.07.2015) PM’s spokeswoman says he is prepared to consider making people pay into savings accounts to cover periods of illness or unemployment

Health, Financing published http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/jul/13/david-cameron-open-to-workers-s… monitor
UK: Paying for the difference: the gender gap in pensions united kingdom

The Guardian (14.07.2015) Despite living longer, women are still lagging behind men when it comes to retirement plans. Are you preparing adequately for later life?

Pensions, Inequalities family_gender_society, published http://www.theguardian.com/money/2015/jul/14/gender-gap-pensions-women-retireme… monitor
Greek Debt Crisis: What Does The Bailout Agreement Mean For Pensioners? greece

ibtimes.com (13.07.2015) Throughout the grueling, six-month battle over Greece’s bailout terms, the most contentious issue has been that of pensions. As Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras tries this week to sell the deal to his reluctant party, the left-wing Syriza coalition, retirement…

Old age Pensions, Pensions, Inequalities economic crisis, published http://www.ibtimes.com/greek-debt-crisis-what-does-bailout-agreement-mean-pensi… monitor
Les numéros de Sécurité sociale de plus de 20 millions d'Américains piratés united states

francetvinfo.fr (13.07.2015) Piratage de grande ampleur aux Etats-Unis. Des hackers ont mis la main sur des données sensibles de 21,5 millions d'Américains, dont des numéros de sécurité sociale, annonce l'Office of personnel management (OPM, en anglais), jeudi 9 juillet. Ces données …

ICT published http://www.francetvinfo.fr/monde/ameriques/les-numeros-de-securite-sociale-de-p… monitor
Greece offers tax hikes and pension reform in new bailout plan greece

Deutsche Welle (10.07.2015) Greece has submitted new bailout proposals to its eurozone creditors in a last ditch effort to unlock more funding and avoid economic collapse. The measures are more in line with lenders' demands than previous offers.

Pensions managing reforms, published http://www.dw.com/en/greece-offers-tax-hikes-and-pension-reform-in-new-bailout-… monitor
Combining social protection with pro-poor investments can eradicate world hunger by 2030

UN News Center (10.07.2015) According to a new joint United Nations agency report, an additional $160 per year for each person living in extreme poverty would end chronic hunger – and additional investments of an estimated $267 billion annually in social protection and in rural and urban areas…

poverty, published http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=51384#.VaN002PDXS1 monitor
Jorge Familiar: “Lo que cambió en América Latina es la exigencia social” latin america

El País (08.07.2015) Las reformas acometidas en los últimos años y la presión de la sociedad latinoamericana por avanzar contra la pobreza o lograr mejores servicios públicos son, en opinión del mexicano Jorge Familiar, las mejoras salvaguardas ante un horizonte económico que vuelve a nublarse…

poverty, published http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/07/07/actualidad/1436285875_895573.html monitor
La France ne tire pas suffisamment profit des seniors france

Les Echos (08.07.2015) Selon une étude PwC, les pays de l’OCDE pourraient gagner chacun plusieurs milliards de dollars supplémentaires s’ils exploitaient pleinement le potentiel économique de leurs travailleurs seniors.

Old age Pensions published http://business.lesechos.fr/directions-ressources-humaines/ressources-humaines/… monitor
Le Luxembourg, champion des dépenses de protection sociale luxembourg

Le Quotidien (09.07.2015) Le Luxembourg est le pays de l’Union qui consacre la plus grande partie de sa dépense publique à la protection sociale. Une situation inquiétante à long terme.

Financing published http://www.lequotidien.lu/politique-et-societe/le-luxembourg-champion-des-depen… monitor
Philippines: Pantawid’s promise to reduce poverty philippines, the

rappler.com (08.07.2015) 'Does Pantawid deliver the intended results? The evidence says yes,' writes the country director of the Asian Development Bank

Extension of coverage, Conditional Cash Transfers extending coverage, cct, published http://www.rappler.com/thought-leaders/98739-pantawid-promise-reducing-poverty monitor
Namibia: Conference on social protection schemes opens namibia

The Namibian (09.07.2015) Labour, industrial relations and employment creation minister Erkki Nghimtina says the Social Security Commission (SSC) of Namibia is working hard to establish the National Pension Fund and the National Medical Benefit Fund as mandated by the Social Security Act, 1994…

published http://www.namibian.com.na/indexx.php?category_id=1&page_type=story_detail&id=2… monitor
‘Cynical’ EU blamed for 100,000 workplace-related cancers european union

EurActiv (08.07.2015) The European Commission’s drive to simplify legislation for businesses – the Better Regulation Agenda – has come under fire from trade unions for blocking EU laws that could save thousands of lives per year.

Occupational accidents and diseases published http://www.euractiv.com/sections/science-policymaking/cynical-eu-blamed-100000-… monitor
Rwanda: World Bank Calls for More Efforts On Social Protection rwanda

allAfrica.com (08.07.2015) At least 55 per cent of the world's poor (about 770 million) people are living in dire condition and require urgent socio-economic relief, the World Bank Group's 2015 state of social safety nets report says.

Extension of coverage extending coverage, published http://allafrica.com/stories/201507080636.html monitor
Development financing conference to agree 'concrete' action on social protection, aid delivery : UN official

newkerala.com (08.07.2015) The senior United Nations official who will act as head of the upcoming Third International Conference of Financing for Development, to be held in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, announced today that among the meeting's "concrete deliverables" would…

Extension of coverage extending coverage, published http://www.newkerala.com/news/2015/fullnews-85300.html monitor
France: La botte secrète de la Sécu pour économiser 3 milliards en trois ans france

Le Parisien (02.07.2015) Peut mieux faire. Alors que d'importants efforts ont déjà été accomplis ces derniers années, la Sécurité sociale propose de nouvelles mesures imparables pour réduire son déficit censé être abaissé à 13 milliards d'euros en 2015.

Health, Financing published http://www.leparisien.fr/societe/la-botte-secrete-de-la-secu-pour-economiser-3-… monitor
Grecia pide tres años de rescate a cambio de reformar ya las pensiones greece

El País (08.07.2015) Atenas ha cumplido a mediodía de este miércoles la primera condición para evitar su salida del euro: el Gobierno griego ha formalizado ya la solicitud del tercer programa de ayuda financiera al mecanismo europeo de rescate (Mede), un bazuca de medio billón de euros creado en…

Old age Pensions, Pensions, Service quality, Financing economic crisis, managing reforms, published http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/07/08/actualidad/1436349854_… monitor