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any of various services designed to aid the poor and aged and to increase the welfare of children

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The methodology of the development of an active social program requires focusing on the following theoretical components (11):
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-March 24, 2015-World Bank approves loan to support Paraguay social programs
Social programs do not need to be designed or delivered in uniform ways, and Canada can easily recognize the differences that the collective rights of the people of Quebec and of Aboriginal peoples make to social program delivery.
These issues have profound implications for the ability of welfare states to sustain social programs.
The Catholic "social justice" bureaucracies in both Canada and USA have been so enamoured of government social programs, however, that in several consecutive elections the abortion issue has been buried by other issues that CCCB identified as important, but that usually just required more money for the fix.
The social programs were held in historic buildings dating back to the 12th century.
Social programs in the United States seek to improve children's reading skills, curb juvenile delinquency, and move people from welfare into paid employment, among other goals.
And no Head Start, no welfare, no taxpayer-supported social program, no misguided clemency from the bench will change this.
To do otherwise would require excessive squeezing of Ottawa's own social program spending.
The next section of the book looks at specific components of the social program system and the corresponding fiscal arrangements.
Usually these costs are approximated by what must be paid to attract resources away from other activities and into employment in the social program.
In 1973, when he was ambassador to India, Moynihan wrote to Melvin Laird, who had taken over his portfolio at the White House, to urge a third try for the Family Assistance Plan; his argument makes it clear how much more focused he was on the plan as an intellectual gambit than as a social program.
Federal Minister for National Food Security & Research, (MNFSR) Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan said that Pakistan can use the experience of Brazil in latter s social program of zero hunger for ensuring future food security for the burgeoning population of Pakistan.
Information technology company IBM (NYSE: IBM) said today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Curam Software Ltd, a provider of social program software solutions.
Summary: As part of fulfilling its ongoing corporate social responsibilities and on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) has announced that it had mapped out an extensive social program to be launched during the Holy Month of Ramadan as part of the Bank's involvement in community affairs and its commitment to supporting noble and worthwhile causes in Kuwait.
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