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Women Committees from both Houses of Parliament visit NCFA

With a view to get a closer look at the work of the NCFA, the Senate and the House of Representatives' Committees on Women and Family Affairs paid a visit to its offices and were briefed by the Vice-Chairman of the Board of Trustees Raja'i Al-Muasher on the work of the Council which is based on

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38 workplace nurseries to be built by end of year

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.

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Gov’t ready with plan to curb violence against children

The government on Wednesday pledged to implement a three-year national strategy and action plan to reduce physical violence against children in Jordan.

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Minister of Social Development stresses need to establish a senior citizen's fund

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

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Cooperation agreement between Ministry of Labor, NCFA and Employment, Technical and Vocational Education Training (E-TVET) Fund

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

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Workshop on Nurseries By-law

Minister of Social Development Hala Lattouf headed a workshop held in NCFA discussing the daycare centers draft by-law for the year 2017.

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