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The December Inclusive Growth Bulletin is out! Have You Subscribe to it Yet?


Happy 2016! Welcome to the latest edition of the Inclusive Growth Bulletin! In this issue, we introduce the new edition of the Policy in Focus magazine, the third volume of our One Pager compilation book as well as publications on taxation and income distribution in Brazil, and the expansion of social protection to the rural population […]

Presenting Uruguay’s Asignaciones Familiares


Part 2 of socialprotection.org’s Child Allowance Webinar Series On the 24th of September 2015, the Child Allowance Webinar Series will continue with a Spanish language webinar dedicated to Uruguay’s Contributory Family Allowances (Asignaciones Familiares, AFAM). The webinar is supported by the International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (the IPC-IG/UNDP) and the Economic Commission for Latin […]

IPC-IG Launches an Innovative Online Knowledge Sharing Platform Dedicated to Social Protection


socialprotection.org is an unbranded hub designed to facilitate interactive knowledge sharing and production on social protection with a focus on South-South Cooperation BRASILIA, September 12th, 2015 – With the world on the verge of adopting the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which will shape the future development agenda in tackling  global poverty, inequality, gender issues, […]

Introducing socialprotection.org


A new online platform on social protection is set to be officially launched momentarily. The test phase of the beta version of the platform, however, is currently live for the project’s partners. Socialprotection.org is an unbranded, online hub, supported by the Development Working Group of the G20 and financed by the Australian Department of Foreign […]

Read our Bulletin in French and Portuguese

With the hope of reaching an even larger audience interested in topics such as inclusive growth, social protection and cash transfers, we have officially re-launched the Inclusive Growth Bulletin in Portuguese! We have also launched the second issue of our French Bulletin. Both editions are bi-monthly and if you haven’t subscribed to receive them yet, you […]

Check out our May Inclusive Growth Bulletin!


The May 2015 edition introduces readers to a new Policy in Focus on the effects of cash transfers on local economies, as well as features new One Pagers in our ECLAC and Africa series. In addition, there are publications that analyse the effects of foreign aid for social transfers in low-income economies and the impact […]

Read our April Inclusive Growth Bulletin!

Ethiopian children fetching water at a well in Tigray. Credit: IPC/UNDP/Lauren Naville Gisnås

The April 2015 Bulletin launches new publications on challenges and innovations in the implementation of social cash transfer programmes in African countries, on gender equality approaches in evaluation, and continues the dabate on social protection systems in Latin America and the Caribbean. A new interview highlights Brazil’s role in global governance. There is also information […]

The UN, Brazil and DFID Join Forces to Promote Poverty Reduction and Gender Equality in Sub-Saharan Africa

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The Project Will Develop Capacities and Promote Learning Exchanges between Brazil and African Nations in the Field of Women’s Empowerment and Social Protection Brasilia, February 12, 2015 – The UNDP Resident Representative and UN coordinator in Brazil, Jorge Chediek, and the Head of the UK Department for International Development (DFID) in Brazil, Indranil Chakrabarti, signed on February […]

Building a world without extreme poverty within one generation: Day 2

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During the first day of the International Seminar “A World without Poverty”, the panellists attempted to provide a definition of poverty, introducing key concepts such as the income based poverty line, well-being and multidimensional poverty. After setting the poverty stage, they introduced the Brazilian endeavour to overcome extreme poverty and its experience in implementing the […]

Experts and policymakers discuss data collection and monitoring and evaluation for poverty reduction

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From 3 – 5 November, 40 representatives from15 different countries will discuss how national statistics can be used to improve Monitoring and Evaluation policies and National Evaluation Capacities Rio de Janeiro, 31 October 2014 – The International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG), together with the UNDP Independent Evaluation Office (IEO), the World Without Poverty […]

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