Information systems for the social protection sector: social registries and beyond


Recording of the webinar held on November 21stm, in which the expert speakers walked through the latest thinking on integrating data within social protection systems, drawing on their pioneering new reports Integrating data and information management for social protection: social registries and integrated beneficiary registries and Social registries for social assistance and beyond: a guidance note and assessment tool.

The webinar provided practitioners with clear definitions and frameworks for better understanding the roles and functions of social protection information systems and their various components, including how those roles and functions vary widely depending on different operational set-ups. The presentations showed useful tools for navigating this highly technical and intricate topic, while sharing examples from country cases and giving you an opportunity to ask your relevant questions directly.


Kathy Lindert, Global Lead for Social Protection and Jobs Delivery Systems, World Bank

Valentina Barca, Senior Consultant, Poverty and Social Protection team, Oxford Policy Management


Joanna Pickles, Assistant Director, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Canberra 


This webinar was the third of the Social Registries Series, which was organized by DFAT, OPM and World Bank Group. Please join the Social Registries and integrated MISs for social protection online community if you are interested in following the most recent discussions on the topic.