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Did you know that since the First Summit in Miami, 1994, several important initiatives have been launched in response to mandates issued by the heads of state and government... read more
By EUROsociAL
RECIPROCAMENTE IS A TOOL FOR THE EXCHANGE BETWEEN EUROPE AND LATIN AMERICA ABOUT SOCIAL PROTECTION POLICIES. IT IS AN INITIATIVE OF EUROSOCIAL, COOPERATION PROGRAMME OF THE... read more
By Renos Vakis, Jamele Rigolini, Leonardo Lucchetti
By most measures, the 2000s were one of the most impressive decades for economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). With the exception of 2009, the region... read more
By IDB
Blog Post by IDB What are the main challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean regarding social protection? How should the region prepare for population aging? Is there a... read more
By OAS
The purpose of this publication is to contribute to discussions on the progress and challenges facing the economic, social, and cultural rights agenda in the region by... read more
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Free CFA, Financial Modeling, Equity Research and Investment Banking...
Apr 20, 2015
FREE Online Tutorials for CFA Financial Modeling, Equity Research and Investment Banking. For a limited period, we are offering free access to our Online HD Video series on...
WEBCAST - Universal Financial Access 2020
Apr 14, 2015
Date: Friday, April 17, 2015Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET | 15:30 – 17:00 GMT or convert timeLocation: World Bank Group Headquarters, Preston Auditorium & Online http...
WEBCAST - The Power of Nutrition
Apr 14, 2015
Date: Thursday, April 16, 2015Time: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. ET | 13:30 – 14:30 GMT or convert timeLocation: World Bank Group Headquarters, Preston Auditorium & Online http...
Six landmark initiatives from past Summits of the Americas
Apr 09, 2015
Did you know that since the First Summit in Miami, 1994, several important initiatives have been launched in response to mandates issued by the heads of state and government...
FISCAL POLICY AND ETHNO-RACIAL INEQUALITY IN BOLIVIA, BRAZIL, GUATEMALA...
Apr 09, 2015
African descendants and indigenous peoples in Latin America face higher poverty rates and are disproportionately represented among the poor. Per capita income of the white...
PUBLIC TRANSFERS AND POVERTY REDUCTION: AN EVALUATION OF PROGRAM...
Apr 09, 2015
In Uruguay, social spending reduces poverty. The aim of this paper is to compare its performance for children and the elderly. The main motivation is that in Uruguay, as in...
Income inequality: poverty falling faster than ever but the 1% are racing...
Apr 09, 2015
How are the benefits of economic growth shared across society? Much of the current discussion assumes that income inequality is rising, painting a gloomy picture of the rich...
SIDE EVENT TO THE VII SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS ‘PROSPERITY WITH EQUITY: THE...
Apr 09, 2015
SIDE EVENT TO THE VII SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS ‘PROSPERITY WITH EQUITY: THE CHALLENGE OF COOPERATION IN THE AMERICAS’ ‘Progress of Women in the Americas: A critical overview of...
SIDE EVENT TO THE VII SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS ‘PROSPERITY WITH EQUITY: THE...
Apr 08, 2015
SIDE EVENT TO THE VII SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS ‘PROSPERITY WITH EQUITY: THE CHALLENGE OF COOPERATION IN THE AMERICAS’ ‘Progress of Women in the Americas: A critical overview...
The Redistributive Impact of Government Spending on Education and Health:...
Apr 06, 2015
Here, I examine the level, redistributive impact and pro-poorness of government spending on education and health for thirteen developing countries from the Commitment to...
THE DISTRIBUTIONAL IMPACT OF FISCAL POLICY IN SOUTH AFRICA
Apr 06, 2015
This paper uses the 2010/11 Income and Expenditure Survey for South Africa to analyze the progressivity of the main tax and social spending programs and quantify their impact...
Widerangle March 2015
Mar 31, 2015
This newsletter is about the latest information on social protection, social policy, sustainable development and other information related to social inclusion.
Inclusive Growth Bulletin No. 39 March 2015
Mar 31, 2015
Welcome to the latest Inclusive Growth Bulletin covering South-South Learning on innovative poverty reduction strategies. The March 2015 issue brings a revealing interview...
Where Next for Social Protection?
Mar 31, 2015
The rapid ascendancy of social protection up the development policy agenda in the past ten to 15 years raises questions about whether its current prominence will be sustained...
Where Poverty Evidence is Most Needed: An Evidence Gap Map Shows What We...
Mar 31, 2015
The International Initiative For Impact Evaluation (3IE) recently unveiled a USAID-funded Evidence Gap Map detailing what evidence exists on global productive safety net...

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