The average retirees' pension in Tunisia is estimated at 1,200 million dinars per month, while the due payments of social funds
to public institutions are around 20 and 30 million dinars.
Such institutions as the International Association of Pension and Social Funds
, the International Social Security Association (ISSA), the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), as well as representatives from social and pension institutions of Georgia, Moldova, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Kazakhstan and Tajikistan took part in the conference.
Representatives of the CIS Association of Pension and Social Funds
, social and pension funds of Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan are taking part in the conference.
Summary: The deficit of social funds
(CNRPS, CNSS, CNAM) in Tunisia continues to widen.
Cholpon-Ata is hosting an international conference "Problems of modernization of pension system: actual challenges and ways of solution," organized by the International Association of Pension and Social Funds
and the Social Fund
of the Kyrgyz Republic.
companies, it's hard for any major stock to qualify for social funds
since the actions of any one of a company's many divisions or affiliates could knock it out.
are made up of a combination of loans and grants: funeral payment loans, maternity grants, crisis loans and community care grants.
Despite unfounded fears that social funds
are "too risky," most financial analysts report that socially responsible funds do no worse than their less socially conscious competitors--sometimes they do better.
(TAP) -- Social Affairs Minister Mohamed Trabelsi said on Monday no change will be introduced to retirement pensions as part of a solution to the crisis that undermines the social funds
Summary: Faced with the worsening of the social funds
' deficit, which has reac hed alarming proportions, social partners, government, union and employers' organizations are initiating consultations to find a solution.
(TAP) -- Prime Minister Youssef Chahed, on Monday, confirmed the difficult situation of the social funds
and their inability to continue providing services to pensioners and the sick.
Summary: The deficit of the three social funds
reached 603.073 million Tunisian dinars in 2015, said Minister of Social Affairs Ahmed Ammar Youmbai.