ICWF

AcronymDefinition
ICWFInteractive Computer Worded Forecast
ICWFIndonesian Child Welfare Foundation (est. 1979)
ICWFIn-Crowd Wrestling Federation (toy set)
ICWFInformation and Communication World Forum
ICWFInternational Centre of Work and Family (est. 2004; Barcelona, Spain)
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The ICWF - under existing provisions - is used for extending emergency medical care to overseas Indians in need, providing air passage to stranded Indians abroad and initial legal assistance in deserving cases.
More than 5,000 individuals benefitted from the ICWF and over 1,000 tickets were issued using the fund till the end of 2012.
The funds available under ICWF are being used to meet expenses of bringing back Overseas Indians in distress such as those now stranded in Iraq or those in other countries including Gulf countries.
Seetharam said that the objective of the ICWF is to provide welfare services to deserving cases.
Under the program, the ICWF in Riyadh Embassy has been facilitating the repatriation of around 600 mortal remains of Indian workers in the Kingdom annually and a large number of workers benefit from compensation scheme which offers supplementary funds to those employees who are paid less than their due compensation from their Saudi sponsors.
Seton questioned the way the ICWF stayed on top of the investments.
Under the program, the ICWF in Riyadh helps the repatriation of around 600 mortal remains of Indian workers in the Kingdom annually and a large number of workers benefit from compensation scheme which offers supplementary funds to those employees who are paid less than their due compensation by their sponsors.
This year they have promised to donate 20 per cent of the proceeds to the ICWF," he announced.
Lokesh said he had already written to both the ministries to consider revising the fees for amnesty seekers: "I'd also requested for waiving of the ICWF fee from them soon after the amnesty was announced.
The proposed ICWF is aimed at providing several services.
70 crore has been spent from the ICWF to help 19,179 Indians.
Floated by the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs (MOIA) in 2009, ICWF is now available with Indian diplomatic missions in 43 countries.