Authorities are now warning people to be wary when getting cash out and to always cover the keypad as they enter their details. Please remember to cover your pin when using a cash machine". If in doubt, try and use a machine inside a branch. He added: "The vast majority or cashpoints in London are perfectly safe - but criminals have been known to tamper with them. We work closely with banks, building societies, and other cash machine vendors, to make sure this type of crime doesn't happen.
Investing in girls: Cash incentives help promote gender equality in India
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Guneet, and at least a million other girls like her throughout India, are receiving this support for their education through various state and national government schemes seeking to reduce the damaging impact of cultural preference for sons by offering families cash incentives to invest in daughters. Through the schemes, participating families receive payments each time their daughter achieves one of several milestones, from registering her birth, immunizing her, enrolling her in school and keeping her there to ensuring she remains unmarried until the age of However, while an increasing number of regions in India have started offering these incentives over the last decade, little has been known about their impact on the ground. In India, and around the world, son preference takes many forms.
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Like millions of poor Ethiopian women, she is also constantly battling to feed her children. In recent years her livelihood has been supplying enjera to hotels in the town. Fifteen years ago Aselefech left her poor parents behind in a nearby rural settlement and moved to this town which was previously called Debre Zeit.
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