(2019) Study on Shock Responsive Social Protection in Latin America and the Caribbean: Summary of key findings and policy recommendations

The objective of this study is to generate evidence and inform practice for improved emergency preparedness and response in LAC, linked to more flexible national social protection systems. The focus is on national social protection systems, although some...

(2019) Somalia Databases and Beneficiary Registries for Cash Transfer Programming An Overview of the Beneficiary Registration and Data Management Practices of NGOs, UN and Government in Somalia

Funded by an ECHO grant on social protection in fragile contexts, WFP commissioned this small study to take stock of the beneficiary registration practices and systems being used by the main humanitarian/resilience actors in Somalia, as well as government...

Albert Trithart - International Peace Institute (2019) Stuck in Crisis: The Humanitarian Response to Sudan´s Health Emergency

Following decades of war, economic decline, and underinvestment, Sudan’s healthcare system entered a new phase of crisis in 2019 as peaceful protests led to the ouster of President Omar al-Bashir. Among those leading these protests were doctors and other...

European Commission - SPaN (2019) Case Study: Iraq

The Iraq case study is part of the “Guidance Package on Social Protection across the Humanitarian-Development Nexus” (SPaN). It identifies opportunities to transition the chronically poor and vulberable from humanitarian assistance to national schemes. For a...

European Commission - SPaN (2019) Case Study: Bangladesh

The Bangladesh case study is also part of the “Guidance Package on Social Protection across the Humanitarian-Development Nexus” (SPaN). It identifies opportunities to improve assistance addressing risk and vulnerability in Cox’s Bazar. The study highlights...

European Commission - SPaN (2019) Case Study: Kenya (HSNP)

This case study was produced as part of the “Guidance Package on Social Protection across the Humanitarian-Development Nexus” (SPaN). It is the outcome of an initiative jointly led by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation...

ODI (2019) Child poverty, disasters and climate change: Investigating relationships and implications over the life course of children

Key messages: This study examines the relationship between natural hazard-related disasters and child and adolescent poverty in India and Kenya. It explores these connections through a lifecycle approach focusing on the incidence of child poverty and longer-...

European Commission - SPaN (2019) Case Study: Kenya - Urban food subsidy

The Kenya case study was produced as part of the “Guidance Package on Social Protection across the Humanitarian-Development Nexus” (SPaN). It is the outcome of an initiative jointly led by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International...

European Commission - SPaN (2019) Case Study: Kyrgyzstan

The Kyrgyzstan case study was produced as part of the “Guidance Package on Social Protection across the Humanitarian-Development Nexus” (SPaN). It is the outcome of an initiative jointly led by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International...

European Commission - SPaN (2019) Case Study: Mali

The Mali case study was produced as part of the “Guidance Package on Social Protection across the Humanitarian-Development Nexus” (SPaN). It is the outcome of an initiative jointly led by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International...