Database on National Social Welfare Policies for Survivors and Victims of Nazi Persecution

The Database on National Social Welfare Policies for Survivors and Victims of Nazi Persecution was supported in its creation by the European Shoah Legacy Institute and presented at the International Conference on Welfare for Holocaust Survivors and Other Victims of Nazi Persecution on May 26-27, 2015 in Prague, Czech Republic.
As stated in the Project Report, the purpose of the database is to provide governments, advocacy groups and international institutions important information about the progress of Terezin Declaration countries in achieving their commitments to ensure that the social welfare needs of Holocaust survivors and other victims of Nazi persecution are met, and that these individuals are able to live the remainder of their lives with dignity.
This database serve to provide information for academics, policymakers and other interested individuals.For further information and queries about any information listed here, please contact us.

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Italy

9,50

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6,80

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$33 078

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2 775

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other

Details: full price indexing for lower pensions, and smaler amounts (down to half of the full amount) for smaller ones

no

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EUR 495

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0,22

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10

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18,00%

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9,10%

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universal

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in-kind

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0

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yes

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no

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N/A (no charges)

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universal

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in-kind

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0

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yes

Details: Insured persons pay up to €36.15 per prescription (this amount can vary slightly from Region to Region) for health services in specialist outpatient clinics. Each prescription may include up to 8 different health treatments within the same specialty and up to 6 rehabilitation cycle of treatments. Health services are listed in theofficial tariff nomenclature (Annex to Ministerial Decree of 22 July 1996). An additional fixed amount of €10.00 is requested for each prescription, to be paid to the National Health Service (SSN.).

yes

Details: Tests, visits to a consultant and medication of group A are free of charge, based on the household income and disability, for: • civil disabled (more than 2/3 of invalidity); • service disabled (categories 1 to 5); • war disabled (cat. 1 to 5); • children up to 6 years and persons aged over 65 whose family income is below €36,151.98; • recipients of minimum pensions (pensione minima) aged over 65 and unemployed persons with an annual family income of less than €8,263: this limit amounts to €11,362 for a couple and is increased by €516 for each dependent child; • recipients of the welfare-based social allowance (assegno sociale) and their dependent family; • blind and deaf mute. • Are partly free of charge for: • those suffering from a chronic illness and inducing a disability; • service disabled (categories 6 to 8); • war disabled (cat. 6 to 8); • in the case of pregnancy and maternity.

private voluntary

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yes

Details: not covered

yes

Details: free for seriously ill and for severe economic difficulties

yes

Details: Classification of authorised and registered medicines: • Group A: Medicines termed ""essential"" or for chronic illness, free for all insured persons except for a fixed prescription charge (so called “ticket”) that may differ in each Region. Each Region can define the amount and the categories that are exempt. • Group C: Other medicines (including those for which a prescription is not required) whose cost is borne fully by the insured person.

yes

Details: free for elderly

universal

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in-kind

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0

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no

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N/A (no charges)

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universal

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in-kind

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yes

Details: target group not specified

yes

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no

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N/A (no charges)

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yes

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no

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N/A (no charges)

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yes

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no

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no

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yes

Details: not covered

yes

Details: free for low incom

yes

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2,00%

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12,00%

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