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social fund

(in Britain) a social security fund from which loans or payments may be made to people in cases of extreme need
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These controls concern operations subsidized by the deconcentrated part of the european social fund (esf) in the ile-de-france region, in the framework of the european social fund~s 2014-2020 national operational program (sop).
In addition, the state budget transfers 2.8 billion soms to the Social Fund for the payment of pensions and to the Federal Compulsory Medical Insurance Fund 1.3 billion soms.
According to data provided by the European Commission concerning the European Social Fund, Cyprus that absorbed 49 per cent or e1/456.2m out of a total of e1/4 114.3m, ranks first in relation to the other EU member states in 2018, followed by Luxembourg with 46 per cent and Greece with 41 per cent.
Such institutions as the International Association of Pension and Social Funds, the International Social Security Association (ISSA), the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), as well as representatives from social and pension institutions of Georgia, Moldova, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Kazakhstan and Tajikistan took part in the conference.
Malta's National Development and Social Fund has entered into an agreement to buy 49.0 percent of the shares in Lombard Bank, which are currently held by the Cypriot Popular Bank Public Co.
The BBO project has received [pounds sterling]2.7m of funding from the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England.
Currently, the authorized state agency involved in administration of the insurance premiums is the Social Fund.
"Significant underspends of social fund budgets have been reported nationally from all local authorities.
In December 2013, the board of directors of the Social Fund for Development (SFD) approved a budget of EGP 3bn for 2014 to finance development programmes of small enterprises and labour-intensive projects.
WASHINGTON, April 19 (Saba)- The World Bank and Yemen have signed an agreement to grant US$50 million to the Social Fund for Development's project in Yemen.
The Coventry-based Heart of England Community Foundation has been granted PS2.1 million by the European Social Fund that will be spent on projects designed to help the long-term unemployed.
On 6 November, the Socialist group approved an amendment that was tabled in plenary with the aim to reinstate the 25% ratio earmarked for the European Social Fund. The amendment is "worth" 325 billion euro.

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