Launch of the fourth installment of the social protection subsidy before Eid al - Adha
The Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Mohammed Shiaa al-Sudani announced during his visit to Wasit province the launch of the fourth installment of social protection network benefits before Eid al-Adha.
Al-Sudani said on the sidelines of the opening of the new Labor and Social Affairs Department in Wasit in the presence of members of the House of Representatives and the First Deputy Governor and a number of members of the provincial council that the ministry has succeeded in transferring the powers of the directorates to the local governments in the provinces in order to provide the best services for the segments covered by the Labor and Social Affairs Law, Law 11 of 2014, which is one of the most important achievements of the ministry to eliminate the problem of poverty, which is a major challenge to the government.
He added that after the implementation of the law on the transfer of powers to the provinces, the ministry is keen to ensure the success of this trend and show assistance and cooperation with local governments for the completion of this, noting that there have been efforts in the past periods by the Social Protection Authority and the support of the Parliamentary Action Committee to resolve part of the problem of poverty and contribute to Completion of the project of granting conditional benefits, which is hoped to be implemented by the end of this year.
He added that the law of the Authority for the Care of People with Disabilities and special needs has been completed. It included (959) civilians and military personnel in Wasit who paid their monthly salaries. We are waiting for an increase in the financial allocations for the Ministry within the next financial budget to include 676 thousand citizens in all governorates, Social.
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