AMMAN — By the end of 2018, a total of 38 nurseries benefitting more than 1,500 children of working mothers will be built in various public and private institutions across the country, Mohammed Miqdadi, acting secretary general of the National Council for Family Affairs (NCFA), said on Tuesday.
The government on Wednesday pledged to implement a three-year national strategy and action plan to reduce physical violence against children in Jordan.
Minister of Social Development Hala Lattouf underlined the need to create a fund for the elderly which is regulated under a by-law with clear and specific sources of funding, proposing that a certain amount of money be taken in exchange for services to ensure the fund's sustainability and abilit
With a view to encourage women to participate in the labor market, Ministry of Labor (MoL), NCFA and the Employment, Technical and Vocational Education Training (E-TVET) Fund signed a cooperation agreement to implement the "Support and Activation of the Establishment of Nurseries in the Public a
Minister of Social Development Hala Lattouf headed a workshop held in NCFA discussing the daycare centers draft by-law for the year 2017.
Ministry of Social Development and NCFA signed a coordination agreement to adopt quality assurance criteria for the services presented in shelter homes.