Q&A - Webinar: Changes in the provision of social protection in MENA since the Arab uprisings

Dear members, during the webinar 'Changes in the provision of social protection in MENA since the Arab uprisings ​' ​ with Rana Jawad and Markus Loewe, held on 11 June 2018, we recieved a number of great questions and comments. Please find the responses from...

How to improve the data availability on social protection coverage in MENA?

Dear members, we would like to invite you to share your opinion and experience on how to measure social protection coverage in the MENA region and on how to improve the availability of disaggregated coverage data . Assessing the benefit incidence of social...

Policy in Focus - Social protection After the Arab Spring

"When countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) achieved their independence, formal social protection schemes established by former colonial powers were, to varying degrees, assimilated or mimicked by the State, particularly pension systems for...