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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 […]

Our September Inclusive Growth Bulletin is out!

Policy in Focus

  The September 2015 edition of the Inclusive Growth Bulletin introduces readers to a new special edition of the Policy in Focus, as well as to new publications emphasising vulnerability to poverty indicators and priorities in supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In addition, we cover the latest updates on the new platform socialprotection.org, the IPC-IG’s […]

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, […]

Read our French and Portuguese Newsletters!


  We have recently launched our latest editions of the Inclusive Growth Bulletin in French and Portuguese. Catering to our growing international audience, the bulletin aims to reach even more people, bringing our latest publications and translations, activities and events related to our work. Have you subscribed? You can do so in the following links: […]

Can an online platform be a ‘one-stop shop’ for social protection?

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The following article was written by Lean Alfred Santos on 17 August 2015 on Devex. Read the article on their website here.  How can one sift through large data sets to find the valuable pieces of information that can then be used as a springboard for action, particularly in creating a universal social protection system? There is no […]

Presenting socialprotection.org’s Child Allowance Webinar Series


On 14th August 2015, the Child Allowance Webinar Series will commence with a webinar dedicated to South Africa’s Child Support Grant. The webinar is supported by the International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (the IPC-IG/UNDP) and UNICEF and hosted by socialprotection.org. The purpose of the Child Allowance Webinar Series is to present a variety of child allowance experiences including that of South Africa […]

Read our latest news on the July Inclusive Growth Bulletin!


The July 2015 edition introduces readers to new publications covering such topics as Indonesia’s Unified Database for Social Protection Programmes, the promotion of entrepreneurship among very poor women, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) systems for social protection programmes, as well as a new One Pager in our ECLAC series. In addition, you can find out about […]

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 June Inclusive Growth Bulletin

The June 2015 edition introduces readers to new publications covering such topics as malnutrition among children in Yemen, health care systems in the BRICS countries, as well as a new One Pager in our ECLAC series. In addition, the latest updates about the IPC-IG’s activities and participation in the VII BRICS Academic Forum are also […]

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 […]

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