Social Protection

Close your eyes and picture an informal worker. What economic shock is that person most worried about? What resources (social, financial, or other) can they tap into in hard times? Can they safely…

Clement Joubert|

By addressing core issues in its social protection programs targeted for early years, Bangladesh can continue to make further gains in human capital and help to bring more children from poor and…

Mostafa Amir Sabbih, Aneeka Rahman, Aline Coudouel|

The number of GBV incidents in Pakistan is alarming and there is no quick fix to improve the situation. However, with continued focus on engaging communities to prevent violence and strengthen…

Uzma Quresh, Tanya D'Lima, Ahmad Shah Durrani|

With one billion, or 15% of the world’s population, experiencing a form of disability, and 80% living in low- and middle-income countries, we must consider the impacts of natural hazards on…

Yusra Uzair, Simone Balog-Way, Mari Koistinen|

We need to address vulnerability to poverty if we are to make sustained progress in raising living standards for the less well-off. We must do this by creating mechanisms that allow the poor and…

Jean Pesme, Michal Rutkowski, Carolina Sánchez-Páramo|
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Social Protection