Q&A Webinar #15 (Missed) Opportunities? COVID-19 as an accelerator or blocker in inclusion of forcibly displaced in linking social protection and humanitarian cash transfers

Please see below the questions and comments from the audience. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Question 1 (Richard Eshun Phd, Institute of African Culture and International Understanding...

Q&A Webinar #12: Impact of COVID-19 on public works programs: policy options in the short and medium-term

Please see below the questions and comments from the audience. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Question 1: Global unemployment from c25million to 188million; can we get more explanation,...

Q&A Webinar #10: Universal Health Coverage (UHC) and the Coronavirus Crisis – Challenges and Responses: maintaining essential health services while responding to COVID-19

Please see below the questions and comments from the audience. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Question 1: Concerning UHC in South Korea: is there a user-fee exemption component part of...

Q&A Webinar #8: COVID-19 Experience of Countries ahead of the Global Curve: Country-to-Country Learning and South-South Cooperation

Please see below the questions and comments from the audience. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Cluster 1: Questions on national/regional level response to COVID-19 Question 1: About two...

Q&A Webinar #9: Social protection financing in the wake of COVID-19 and beyond.

Please see below the questions and comments from the audience. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Question 1 (Meried Mengesha): In my opinion the big challenge to finance such kinds of...

Q&A Webinar #6: Impacts of the COVID-19 crisis on employment: (potential) solutions for informal/self-employed workers

Please see below the questions and comments from the audience. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Question 1: Why does PR China have such a large group of informal workers? (From Brigitte...

Q&A Webinar #7: Impacts of the COVID-19 crisis on formal sector workers: (potential) social protection and employment responses

Please see below the questions and comments from the audience. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Q1: What can work for developing countries or middle income. countries where the benefit...

Q&A Webinar #5: Lessons learned and Opportunities: Linking social protection systems to humanitarian cash in a pandemic

Questions and comments from the audience. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Please note that questions are a mix of ‘regular’ cash and voucher assistance (which have been answered by the...

Q&A Webinar #3: Social protection responses to COVID-19: Actions that can make a difference for older people

Please see below the questions and comments received during the webinar and their respective answers. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Q1 (Sahra Mohamed) What about the very low-income...

Q&A webinar #4: G2P Payments in COVID-19 context: Key areas of action and experiences from country emergency actions

Please see below all questions and comments received during the webinar and their respective answers. We invite you all to send your comments and let us know if you have any further questions on the topic. Q1 (Gabriel Fernandez) How did G2P payment emerge and...