2023
Publisher: 
Asian Development Bank, ADB
Language:
English

Keynote Address: The role of Social Protection in Promoting Inclusive Growth And Social Cohesion

The keynote highlighted “The role of Social Protection in Promoting Inclusive Growth and Social Cohesion”. It discussed the interlinkages between social protection and economic empowerment as fundamental elements within the definitions of inclusive growth and social cohesion. This included the need to design and develop inclusive, intersectoral and integrated solutions that address holistic visions of development and human well-being in Asia and the Pacific as the region navigates an uneven economic and social recovery from recent shocks.