Official / Corporate

Benin: Social measures Covid-19 in Benin: The transfers made

Submitted by siha on Mon, 07/13/2020 - 13:28

Government of the Republic of Benin (10.07.2020) The majority of beneficiaries exercising certain trades who were impacted by the restrictive measures to fight against the spread of corona virus have started receiving a subsidy via cash transfers on their mobile phones. 

There are differences in the grants. They depend on three things: whether the activity is formal or not; the geographical location of the activity (does the person work in large cities or not) and also what was declared in terms of loss of income during the period of implementation of these restrictive measures.

Regions / Country
benin
Topics
Employment
Extension of coverage
Social assistance
Cash transfers
Document Type

Mexico: Solidarity coverage to support the health sector

Submitted by siha on Fri, 07/10/2020 - 15:08

Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit (14.05.2020) The Solidarity Coverage to Support the Health Sector consists of life insurance from insurance companies to provide financial protection to the families of public sector health personnel free of charge. The beneficiaries of this support will be the relatives of 1.6 million public sector health workers who have died from the COVID-19, when treating patients with this disease. In the event of death due to the direct cause of said disease, the insurers undertake to grant 50 thousand pesos to relatives of the aforementioned staff (spouse or,

Regions / Country
mexico
Topics
Health
Survivor
Human resources management
Document Type

Mexico: Government of Mexico works to dismantle networks that deceive citizens with false social support

Submitted by siha on Fri, 07/10/2020 - 14:51

Ministry of the Economy (25.05.2020) 

Regions / Country
mexico
Topics
Governance and administration
ICT
Error evasion and fraud
Document Type

Serbia: Wages in healthcare sector increase by 10% as of tomorrow

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 15:55

Government website (31.03.2020) the government of the Republic of Serbia adopted a decision to increase salaries by 10% to all health care professionals in the Republic of Serbia as of 1 April this year.

This increase applies to all employees of health and military health care institutions, employees of health care services in social care institutions, as well as to doctors who work in correctional facilities.

Regions / Country
serbia
Topics
Employment
Human resources management
Document Type

Greece: Additional measures to support employees and businesses for the period July - September 2020

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 15:27

Ministry of Finance (03.07.2020) Coverage of State Budget of employer contributions during the months of July, August and September 2020 for companies that have the highest percentage of their turnover by 3 the quarter.

Regions / Country
greece
Global challenges
Topics
Employment
Compliance and Contribution Collection
Document Type

Greece: Additional measures to support employees and businesses for the period July - September 2020

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 15:23

Ministry of Finance (03.07.2020) Extension of the provision for subsidizing 60% of the insurance contributions of employers in the SYN-ERGASIA program for the months of August to October.

Regions / Country
greece
Global challenges
Topics
Employment
Compliance and Contribution Collection
Document Type

Greece: Posting of payment notices for the month of May 2020 - Deadline until July 3 for 25% discount

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 13:02

e-EFKA (23.06.2020) Due to the special conditions due to the pandemic of COVID-19, self-employed can use the benefit of the 25% discount for current May contributions. 

The main condition for the discount - which is optional for any professional - is the timely payment of May contributions.

Regions / Country
greece
Global challenges
Topics
Compliance and Contribution Collection
Shocks &extreme events
Document Type

Greece: The payment of the April 2020 contribution reduced by 25% or payment in four monthly instalments

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 12:38

e-EFKA (03.06.2020) Due to the special conditions due to the pandemic of COVID-19, self-employed have to choose between three (3) alternatives as follows:

Regions / Country
greece
Global challenges
Topics
Compliance and Contribution Collection
Shocks &extreme events
Document Type

WHO | Strengthening the Health Systems Response to COVID-19 - Technical guidance #6, 21 May 2020

Submitted by mmarquez on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 08:46

This technical guidance identifies 10 policy objectives for decision-makers, policy-makers and national or regional health authorities as they strive to prevent and manage the COVID-19 pandemic in long-term care settings.

Regions / Country
Africa
Asia
Americas
Europe
Topics
Health
long-term care
Document Type