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It is also envisaged to improve housing conditions of older persons and provide comfortable dwelling to homeless older persons. 7 RIS Commitment 4: Adjustment of social protection systems in response to demographic changes and their social and economic consequences Legal basis for social protection of population in Armenia is the legislation, which is constantly reviewed and improved. (...) As a measure contributing to independent living of older persons provision of dwelling should be mentioned. With the purpose of partially solving this issue the RA Government with its protocol decree N 25, dated July 1, 2010 approved the Concept Paper on Creating a Complex of Social Dwellings for Homeless Lonely Older Persons and Persons Belonging to Other Social Groups who Require Dwelling. Projects on creation of social dwellings in Armenia have been implemented since 2008.
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Score: 1149600 - https://unece.org/DAM/pau/age/country_rpts/ARM_report.pdf
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Visitors (not usual residents) temporarily living in the dwelling are included, if staying continuously for more than 15 days. Domestic staff living in same dwelling/compound are not included in the unit. Renters living in same dwelling/compound are not included in the unit. Boarders living in same dwelling/compound are not included in the unit. Head of unit: 2 The concept of head of household/other unit is used in this survey and is characterised by: acknowledged as such by other household/unit members 3.
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Score: 1148701.9 - http://www.ilo.org/ilostat-files/SSM/SSM6/E/019A.html
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Available evidence is clear that stable housing can improve educational attainment, employment and assist with proper health and nutrition (Bridge et al. 2007). (...) States shall take effective measures and, where appropriate, special measures to ensure continuing improvement of their economic and social conditions. (...) As of May 2019, there is currently a shortfall of over 24,000 social and affordable dwellings for Aboriginal people in NSW and this will rise to 65,000 dwellings by 20314.
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Score: 1148581.4 - https://www.ohchr.org/sites/de...WalesAboriginalLandCouncil.pdf
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Data are recorded for the household unit which is characterised by: one person units two or more people living together: sharing a single dwelling or compound sharing meals sharing a common budget for (at least) food and housing expenditures pooling their income to some extent Unit members: 1 Usual residents temporarily living away from the dwelling are included, if away continuously for less than 6 months. Visitors (not usual residents) temporarily living in the dwelling are included, if staying continuously for more than days. Domestic staff living in same dwelling/compound are included in the unit. Renters living in same dwelling/compound are included in the unit.
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Score: 1147992.7 - http://www.ilo.org/ilostat-files/SSM/SSM6/E/037A.html
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The Framework has been developed to ensure a consistent approach in how local authorities and service providers respond to the needs of those experiencing homelessness and to improve the quality of services provided.  The Framework aims to ensure that the rights and diversity of each service user are respected and promoted. (...) It was created to advise the Government in relation to, inter alia, the most appropriate measures for making improvements at a local level, through consultation with and the participation of Travellers in the provision and management of accommodation and general matters concerning the preparation, adequacy, implementation and co-operation of Traveller Accommodation Programmes. (...) Each local authority sets out in its allocation scheme the manner in which it determines the order of priority for the allocation of dwellings and how it allocates the dwellings. Matters such as homelessness and the health status of members of the household can impact the order of priority.
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Score: 1142868.6 - https://www.ohchr.org/sites/de...Ihousingdiscrimin/Ireland.docx
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Improving Urban Resilience in Informal Settlements Thematic Workshop Date: 24 November 2020 Time: 9:30 – 12:00 CET Platform: Zoom Languages: English, Russian Rationale The COVID-19 crisis has accelerated the need for cities to improve their resilience capacities against present and future risks. (...) The workshop will focus on how to improve the inclusion of informal settlements into the urban fabric through better infrastructure and spatial planning; improvement of systems integration; and efficient financing and engagement of public and private actors. Improving Urban Resilience in Informal Settlements 24 November 2020 Programme Moderated by Mr.
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Score: 1141058.2 - https://unece.org/DAM/hlm/Meet...silience_workshop_24112020.pdf
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. · Small grants- financed from state budget and applies for projects submitted by municipalities for improvement of housing conditions of Roma communities. · Housing bonus- financed by state budget for rent subsidies when rental house is taken in free market. (...) Till now have beneffit about 1500 family in all country. · Project for “Improvement of energy eficiency in housing” aimed at saveing energy has been applied in 2009-2010 in municipality of Fier, and from this project had beneffited about 30 family/ units. d. (...) The percentage of households with Access to improved sanitation (including in rural areas) before and after implementation of these policies. 100% of households have had Access to improved sanitation. c.
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Score: 1140134.7 - https://www.ohchr.org/sites/de...g/Housingfinancing/Albania.doc
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Visitors (not usual residents) temporarily living in the dwelling are not included as unit members. Domestic staff living in same dwelling/compound are not included in the unit. Renters living in same dwelling/compound are not included in the unit. Boarders living in same dwelling/compound are not included in the unit. (...) The following receipts are collected separately: wages and salaries cash bonuses and gratuities commissions and tips remuneration for time not worked, e.g. leave pay termination and redundancy payments employee social security contributions employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: housing employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: meals employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: car/transportation employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: goods or services produced by employer employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: other goods or services profit/loss from unincorporated enterprises (mixed income) goods produced for own consumption services produced for own consumption goods produced for barter services produced for barter services from owner-occupied dwellings interest received dividends rentals (payment received for produced assets e.g. house) rents (payment received for un-produced assets e.g. land) royalties regular pensions/annuities from schemes to which employee does not contribute retirement pensions from compulsory social security schemes family-related allowances sickness benefits invalidity benefits education-related allowances housing allowances free government dwelling subsidized government dwelling food subsidies regular support received from non-profit institutions serving households: cash, e.g. scholarships regular support received from non-profit institutions serving households: goods and services regular support received from non-profit institutions serving households: free dwelling regular support received from non-profit institutions serving households: subsidized dwelling regular inter-household transfers received from: family, e.g. alimony, child/parental support regular inter-household transfers received from: regular inheritances or trusts regular inter-household transfers received from: regular cash gifts regular inter-household transfers received from: regular in-kind gifts regular inter-household transfers received from: free dwelling regular inter-household transfers received from: subsidized dwelling regular inter-household transfers received from: regular free services social transfers in kind: medical services social transfers in kind: transport subsidies social transfers in kind: others The following receipts are not collected: employer social security contributions drawing for own use from unincorporated enterprises stock consumed from unincorporated enterprise services from other consumer durables (net) social transfers in kind: public education social transfers in kind: cultural and recreational services The following receipts are collected using the last 12 months as the reference period: wages and salaries cash bonuses and gratuities commissions and tips remuneration for time not worked, e.g. leave pay termination and redundancy payments employee social security contributions employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: housing employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: meals employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: car/transportation employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: goods or services produced by employer employee income in-kind provided free or subsidized: other goods or services profit/loss from unincorporated enterprises (mixed income) goods produced for own consumption services produced for own consumption goods produced for barter services produced for barter services from owner-occupied dwellings interest received dividends rentals (payment received for produced assets e.g. house) rents (payment received for un-produced assets e.g. land) royalties regular pensions/annuities from schemes to which employee does not contribute retirement pensions from compulsory social security schemes family-related allowances sickness benefits invalidity benefits education-related allowances housing allowances free government dwelling subsidized government dwelling food subsidies regular support received from non-profit institutions serving households: cash, e.g. scholarships regular support received from non-profit institutions serving households: goods and services regular support received from non-profit institutions serving households: free dwelling regular support received from non-profit institutions serving households: subsidized dwelling regular inter-household transfers received from: family, e.g. alimony, child/parental support regular inter-household transfers received from: regular inheritances or trusts regular inter-household transfers received from: regular cash gifts regular inter-household transfers received from: regular in-kind gifts regular inter-household transfers received from: free dwelling regular inter-household transfers received from: subsidized dwelling regular inter-household transfers received from: regular free services social transfers in kind: medical services social transfers in kind: transport subsidies social transfers in kind: others Income data were collected separately for each person receiving income.
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Score: 1139894 - http://www.ilo.org/ilostat-files/SSM/SSM6/E/273A.html
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Population coverage: The following types of household are included in the data collection: one person private households private households with more than one person those in collective housing (such as long term hospitals, prisons, monasteries, military quarters) diplomatic households in the country households of other foreigners in the country The following types of household are excluded in the data collection: non-resident households of nationals (households of nationals located abroad) armed forces residing in private housing within military base armed forces residing in private housing outside military base Units: Dwelling units are used in the sample selection and are characterised by: single structure - detached housing unit single unit in a structure containing more than one housing unit multiple structures within a compound (e.g. huts) street address Data are recorded for the household unit which is characterised by: one person units two or more people living together: sharing a single dwelling or compound sharing meals sharing a common budget for (at least) food and housing expenditures pooling their income to some extent Data are recorded for the income unit which is characterised by: two or more people: living in the same household Unit members: Visitors (not usual residents) temporarily living in the dwelling are not included as unit members. Domestic staff living in same dwelling/compound are included in the unit. Renters living in same dwelling/compound are not included in the unit. Boarders living in same dwelling/compound are not included in the unit. Head of unit: The concept of head of household/other unit is used in this survey and is characterised by: acknowledged as such by other household/unit members 3.
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Score: 1139894 - http://www.ilo.org/ilostat-files/SSM/SSM6/E/320B.html
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DHS data structure and data files Methodology and Tools for Supporting the Formulation of Evidence-based Policies in Response to the Challenge of Population Ageing in Malawi By Jesman Chintsanya, PhD Department of Population Studies, Chancellor College, University of Malawi 19-21 July 2016, Lilongwe, Malawi Outline • Introduction • Background • Methodology • Findings • Conclusion • Recommendations Introduction • Projected population 16.8 million (NSO, 2010) • TFR 5.0 children per woman (MDG Endline Survey, 2014) • Rapid population growth (2.8%) per annum (NS0, 2010) • HIV prevalence has remained stable, 10% (NSO, 2011) • Improvements in ART • Improvements in life expectancy • Proportion of persons aged 60+ will increase from 4.9% (2015) to 7.6% (2050), (United Nations, 2015). • In absolute terms this equates to 0.85 million to 3.3 million persons Need for Data and Statistics on Order Persons • The increase in proportion of older persons has both opportunities and challenges • Older people have the knowledge and skills which they can use to help families or communities deal with different challenges • Population of older persons steadily increases in the country, the social, economic and cultural challenges associated with ageing populations are likely to multiply • Hence, UNDESA and Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Welfare (Department of Disability and Elderly Affairs), commissioned a study to investigate available data and statistics on older persons that can inform socio-economic planning. Study Objectives • To assess the status of empirical data on older persons for supporting the formulation of evidence-based policies in response to the challenge of population ageing in Malawi • Present evidence of available data on older persons, • Identify existing gaps and, • Make recommendations on improving the data situation. Study Methods Document review • The Constitution of the Republic of Malawi, • National Pensions Act, • National Policy for Older Persons (draft), • National Social Support Policy, and Malawi Growth and Development Strategy (MGDS) II. • The National Statistical Act • National Commission on Science and Technology (NCST) research and ethics guidelines Database search • Search from different producers, however, NSO was the main source • collection instruments were closely studied to obtain an idea of the type of data collected by the data producers in the country Electronic/internet literature search • A search engine of Google was conducted to identify publications on older persons which could not be sourced using the above two study methods. (...) Housing Conditions  The censuses, and all major surveys (MDHS, IHS, WMS) collect information on housing and household characteristics  Question asked include: type of household; type of dwelling structure; and tenure of the dwelling structure  The 2014 WMS asked information on the occupancy tenure to the arrangements under which the household resides in a dwelling.
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Score: 1101667.7 - https://www.un.org/en/developm...awi_Assessment_JChintsanya.pdf
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