What is socialprotection.org?

What is socialprotection.org?

socialprotection.org aims to facilitate knowledge-sharing on effective social protection policies and programmes, as well as contribute to capacity-building of the Low-Income Countries (LICs) and Middle-Income Countries (MICs). 


Discover documents on the Publication Search and the profiles of fellow members on the Member Search. The Programme Profile Search provides insight into individual programmes. A Stakeholder Search is available allowing one to search for relevant institutions.

Connect with other members of the site via the Discussion Forum and join Online Communities for virtual engagement dedicated to a particular interest area. Check out the Events Calendar to stay up-to-date on upcoming social protection events. As a member you will also be able to use the platform's Social Space.

Learn more about social protection on the Virtual Campus via Workshops and Webinars. A Glossary on social protection terms, News from the field and Learning Tools focussing on the How To of social protection programmes are also provided under this action-tab.

Explore the platform’s Interactive features giving you the ability to Create Online Communities, Share documents, Propose Webinars, Contribute Events and more.


Latest Publications

Webinar Presentation - Old age social protection in an ageing Asia: current trends and future directions

Indonesia’s Single Registry for Social Protection Programmes

Effects of domestic worker legislation reform in Brazil

A mapping of social protection and humanitarian assistance programmes in Jordan : What support are refugees...

New members

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Upcoming Webinars

Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO), International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG)

New Learning Tools

Discussion Note on Targeting in Malawi and Implications for the Future of the Social Cash Transfer

  • Text - Irish Aid
  • Text - International Labour Organization (ILO)

Operational Guidance and Toolkit for Multipurpose Cash Grants

  • Online Tools, Text - World Food Programme (WFP)
  • Online Tools, Text - United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
  • Online Tools, Text - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
  • Online Tools, Text - Save The Children
  • Online Tools, Text - Oxfam
  • Online Tools, Text - Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP)

Sustainable escapes from poverty through productive inclusion

  • Text - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, GIZ
  • Text - Germany - Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung, BMZ (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development)
  • Text - Overseas Development Institute (ODI)
  • Text - Chronic Poverty Advisory Network (CPAN)
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