safety net

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a guarantee of professional or financial security

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a large strong net to catch circus acrobats who fall or jump from a trapeze

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The project development objective is to improve the access of poor households to productive safety nets interventions and establish the core building blocks of a safety nets system.
Prior research on the impact of the MA reform about use of care from the safety net is limited (Ku et al.
All countries that wish to have an effective social safety net must use its legal system and adopt mandatory regulations that guarantee social protection for its citizens from societal risks.
She explained that the idea was to help accumulate the social safety net information globally against common features: its implementations, effectiveness and lessons learned.
The poor and vulnerable in the Philippines benefit from what is today one of the largest and best-targeted social safety net programs in the world, said Yemstov, who led the team that prepared the WB report, said.
In the run-up to the passage of the ACA in 2010, safety net hospitals were promised expanded coverage and more reimbursement.
The required informal social safety net measures as an appropriate solution are then identified against each category.
Launched in 2009 to improve the administration of public pension schemes and pilot a modest programme to provide a social safety net to the most vulnerable people, the Safety Nets and Pensions Support Project has made steady progress.
Ihsanoglu noted that in light of the budget deficit faced by the Government of Palestine, Baku conference intends to create an Islamic financial safety net, as a contribution of the OIC, aimed at presenting direct financial aid.
Faced with this safety issue on the 140m-high residential towers, and also having to provide edge protection for workers at height, Combisafe provided its latest safety net fans.
In August, a survey from the Commonwealth Fund found 98 percent of health and health care policy leaders believe safety net providers will be crucial even after health reform is fully implemented.
This reform effort maintains a strong safety net for those who truly need assistance while making our welfare system affordable for Michigan taxpayers.
The important lesson from Massachusetts is that the newly insured continued to seek care in the safety net," he said.
A MAN has died after a safety net failed during a human cannonball stunt, police said yesterday.
The 23-year-old man died after a safety net failed during the Scott May's Daredevil Stunt Show at the Kent County Showground in Detling yesterday afternoon.