underfunded


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un·der·fund

 (ŭn′dər-fŭnd′)
tr.v. un·der·fund·ed, un·der·fund·ing, un·der·funds
To provide insufficient funding for.

underfunded

(ˌʌndəˈfʌndɪd)
adj
having or provided with insufficient funding
Translations

underfunded

[ˌʌndəˈfʌndɪd] ADJinfradotado

underfunded

under-funded [ˌʌndərˈfʌndɪd] adjsous-financé(e)
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"That leaves generations of students in underfunded schools," Martire said.
"Like a lot of our state agencies, DHS is underfunded and understaffed," Walke said.
They blame the Department of Health's "lack of progress in addressing the funding crisis" despite a direct appeal to Permanent Secretary Richard Pengelly and said it is underfunded "by at least PS20million".
Fred Esumeh who frowned at the chronic underfunding of the tertiary institution told journalists in Benin that education is brutally neglected in Nigeria but the case of LAUTECH is very pathetic as the institution is grossly underfunded by Oyo and Osun states, the joint owners.
Fitch notes that the state has significant spending pressures not only due to the demands of underfunded retiree benefit liabilities but also because natural revenue increases resulting from modest economic growth in recent years have gone primarily towards the phased-in growth in annual pension contributions.
The local units being required to submit corrective action plans due to having an underfunded pension plan, retirement health care plan or both as defined in the Protecting Local Government Retirement and Benefits Act.
The worrying rise has prompted the National Union of Students to warn their ranks are being let down by "underfunded" and "not fit for purpose" university counselling services.
It's also been underfunded by about $2.2 billion since 2008 and has only been fully funded twice since enacted in 2003.
This con was tried in the 1990s when the Conservative Major government chronically underfunded the NHS.
The Philippines is among nine countries that can avail of at least $100 million in funding from the United Nations in 2018 for underfunded or 'forgotten' emergencies.
His comments came after shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth claimed family doctors have been treated with astonishing neglect, and said they were overworked and underfunded and struggling to cope in the face of rising needs from patients.
These revealed that, after this year's Budget, DHBs were underfunded by $152 million, with the total health budget down by $248 million this year alone.