works program


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Noun1.works program - a program to provide jobs on public works paid for by government funds
program, programme - a system of projects or services intended to meet a public need; "he proposed an elaborate program of public works"; "working mothers rely on the day care program"
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The English Works Program Funded through the Regional English (EWP) Language Office of the United States Government, the English Works Program focuses on improving job-related English and business communication skills among disadvantaged young people aged between 17-25.
KARACHI: The English Works Program Funded through the Regional English Language Office of the United States Government, the English Works Program focuses on improving job-related English and business communication skills among disadvantaged young people aged between 17-25.
Yet Washington is now filled with policy planners (some of them on Clinton's task force) who will explain to you that a last resort public works program is...
Tandi and Mawere explore the role that people-centered public works programs play in fighting poverty and supporting the economic development of rural communities in Africa.
They show that the term `workfare' has various meanings and that it has been used, on the one hand, to refer to any labor market policy designed to promote employment and, on the other to very specific public works programs for those who receive social assistance.