women-headed households

Total:5

  • $714m earmarked to create jobs for the underprivileged 2021-04-17 18:02

    $714m earmarked to create jobs for the underprivileged

    TEHRAN – A total budget of 30 trillion rials (nearly $714 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) has been allocated to create 60,000 jobs for the underprivileged individuals covered by the Welfare Organization, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Special support for women on agenda 2020-12-07 17:43

    Special support for women on agenda

    TEHRAN – The national budget bill for the next [Iranian calendar] year (March 2021-March 2022) has been prepared in a way to support and pay special attention to women, especially female heads of households, rural women, and artisans.

  • Govt. supports women breadwinners during pandemic: VP 2020-10-26 09:53

    Govt. supports women breadwinners during pandemic: VP

    TEHRAN – Vice President for Women and Family Affairs Masoumeh Ebtekar stressed the need to further empower women, breadwinners, in the context of the economic war and the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Handicrafts 2020-07-08 18:29

    Tourism ministry to support women-headed households 

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts plans to support women-headed households who are active in the field of handicrafts through giving them grants, deputy minister Pouya Mahmoudian said on Tuesday.

  • UNDP supports empowerment of Iranian women-headed households amid COVID-19 2020-05-26 18:36

    UNDP supports empowerment of Iranian women-headed households amid COVID-19

    TEHRAN – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is supporting women's economic empowerment to help Iran deal with the broader socio-economic and human development impact of COVID-19.