A new study shows UNICEF’s Hajati cash assistance is effective at keeping the most vulnerable children in Jordan...

Low-wage workers have considerably less access to employment insurance (EI) benefits than those with higher wages, a new report has found. The study, conducted by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) and released...

Recommendations from a group of health experts, including IDS Research Fellow Dr Gerald Bloom, highlight the vital role that the G20, who are due to gather in Japan in June 2019, can play in achieving universal health coverage (UHC...

Saudi Arabia’s Human Resources Development Fund (HADAF) supports the nationalization of professions in the private sector...

In a plenary session held on Monday afternoon, Egyptian MPs voted in favor of approving the country's new budget...

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), and the government of the Turks and Caicos Islands, are holding a high-level symposium on 27 June, to discuss how national...

There is an urgent need to strengthen social protection systems to eradicate poverty among the most vulnerable members of society. This was said by the social welfare minister...

BLOG: The mass and prolonged unemployment resulting from the Great Recession challenged the Unemployment Insurance (UI) systems in many countries. In the wake of the Great Recession, EU member states have debated over the...

BLOG: Experts on labour matters have said that sustainable social protection systems would become increasingly critical to provide support in...

Internally displaced Iraqis and foreign refugees alike are demanding better social protection by the Iraqi...

A $200 million loan will provide budget support for priority government expenditures, in El Salvador thereby protecting public investment and social program funding to promote inclusive growth; meantime Argentina will ensure the...

The Government of Liberia, through the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, signed a US$2 million contract with a Ghanaian company — “Esoko” — to collect social data in four counties Nimba, Bong, Bomi and Maryland...