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Five years after its launch, the Inter-American Social Protection Network continues to foster a dynamic exchange of ideas and expertise on one of the most pressing challenges... read more
By International Labour Organization
Social protection policies play a critical role in realizing the human right to social security for all, reducing poverty and inequality, and supporting inclusive growth – by... read more
Historically, poverty levels have been defined by income-based measures and indexes throughout most of the world. Recently, some countries in the region have sought to... read more
Source: OPHI The Department for National Prosperity (DPS) of the Government of Colombia, the Inter-American Social Protection Network (IASPN), and OPHI co-organised a three-... read more
By Oliver Azuara Herrera, Odette Maciel, Benjamin Roseth
Source: IDB The IDB has been one of the main supporters of the large expansion of conditional cash transfers (CCTs) in Latin America and the Caribbean over the last 15 years... read more
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5 Years Exchanging experiences, Expanding opportunities
Oct 30, 2014
Five years after its launch, the Inter-American Social Protection Network continues to foster a dynamic exchange of ideas and expertise on one of the most pressing challenges...
Gender at Work: gaps in access to decision-making positions
Oct 30, 2014
Gender at Work: gaps in access to decision-making positions, analyzes the inequality in access to job positions and describes the sociodemographic characteristics and...
2014 Global Hunger Index
Oct 30, 2014
With one more year before the 2015 deadline for achieving the Millennium Development Goals, the 2014 Global Hunger Index report offers a multifaceted overview of global...
WWP Newsletter - World without Poverty - October 2014
Oct 30, 2014
World without Poverty Newsletter - Issue No. 3 October 2014 The WWP Newsletter provides website updates, links to videos, publications, experience reports, news and events.
The contributory pension system as a locus of rivalry and of a new social...
Oct 29, 2014
In this study, a diagnosis of the contributory pension system in Chile is made, and some recommendations for reform are formulated from the perspective of social rights that...
Regional Ministerial Meeting “Education for All in Latin America and the...
Oct 29, 2014
The 2015 deadline is rapidly approaching. The UNESCO Member States are performing a critical review of Education for All (EFA) and its progress in each country in order to...
Guide to Estimating Child Poverty
Oct 27, 2014
Thanks to a collaboration agreement spanning over the last five years, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and UNICEF Regional Office for...
The role of education in the formation of Subjective Well-being for Human...
Oct 27, 2014
The present study is a collaboration between UNDP and UNICEF which aims to establish a systematic look at the challenges of human development from the perspective of the...
The World Survey on the role of women in development 2014: Gender equality...
Oct 27, 2014
The World Survey on the Role of Women in Development is a UN Secretary-General report mandated by the Second Committee of the General Assembly and comes out every five years...
World Social Protection Report 2014/15: Building economic recovery,...
Oct 24, 2014
Social protection policies play a critical role in realizing the human right to social security for all, reducing poverty and inequality, and supporting inclusive growth – by...
Call for papers for an international workshop on: Measuring the social,...
Oct 23, 2014
Call for papers for an international workshop on: Measuring the social, economic and political effects of social protection: How to overcome the challenges? Bonn, German...
World Bank Core Course on Social Safety Nets
Oct 22, 2014
The two-week "core course" is offered by the World Bank’s Social Protection practice aims to provide participants with an in-depth understanding of the conceptual and...
Brochure - World Bank Core Course on Social Safety Nets
Oct 22, 2014
Brochure with description of the World Bank Core Course in Social Safety Nets
Devex partnerships forum bridges the global-local gap in Addis Ababa
Oct 22, 2014
Global development is going local — what will that look like a decade from now? The message from Ethiopia this week is that the answer will hinge on a new vision of...
Inclusive Growth Bulletin - October 2014
Oct 22, 2014
The October 2014 issue launches new publications on social programmes and job promotion strategies for the youth in BRICS countries, Indonesia’s cash tranfer programme...

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