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  • Building on government systems for shock preparedness and response: the role of social assistance data and information systems

    Research on the use of government social assistance data and information systems to identify and deliver benefits to beneficiaries following a shock.

    31 January 2019
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  • Integrating data and information management for social protection: social registries and integrated beneficiary registries

    This report explores how to integrate data and manage information within social protection systems, drawing on country experience.

    12 October 2017
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  • Guidance note on options to link social protection to sustainable employment

    Practical advice to policy makers on how to link beneficiaries of social protection more directly to sustainable productive employment.

    31 January 2017
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  • Social protection and nutrition: guidance note

    Within strategies to improve nutrition, social protection has been promoted as a key instrument to reach those most in need.

    30 April 2015
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  • Informal social protection: Social relations and cash transfers

    While informal social protection plays an important role, it does not always support or protect.

    30 June 2014
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  • Social protection and growth: Research synthesis

    Social protection is one of many policy interventions that can contribute to poverty reduction goals.

    30 May 2014
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  • Social exclusion and access to social protection schemes

    There is a growing recognition that social protection schemes can help tackle poverty, increase resilience and transform lives.

    30 April 2014
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  • Social protection and sustainable employment

    Social protection contributes to sustainable employment and reliable increases in income for poor households in middle and low-income countries.

    31 March 2014
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  • Micro-simulation analysis of social protection interventions in Pacific Islands

    These briefs summarise the results of a micro-simulation analysis for four Pacific Island countries: Kiribati, Samoa, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu.

    31 March 2012
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  • Achieving education and health outcomes in Pacific Island countries – Is there a role for social transfers?

    There is growing evidence that social transfers can play a role in reducing poverty and better health and education outcomes for the poor.

    31 March 2012
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  • Informal social protection in Pacific Island countries–strengths and weaknesses

    This briefing paper shows that traditional safety nets do not entirely avert poverty and social exclusion.

    31 March 2012
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  • Poverty, vulnerability and social protection in the Pacific: the role of social transfers

    In the Pacific Islands social protection has typically been an area of low government involvement

    31 March 2012
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  • Social protection and economic growth in Pacific Island countries

    An emerging evidence base worldwide demonstrates that social protection promotes pro-poor economic growth through a variety of pathways.

    31 March 2012
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  • Social protection and gender in the Pacific – a lifecycle approach

    This briefing paper argues that social protection can strengthen gender equality beyond merely targeting women.

    31 March 2012
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  • Kiribati case study

    This research paper examines the adequacy of social protection in Kiribati

    31 March 2012
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  • Samoa case study

    This research paper assesses Samoa's experience, highlighting achievements and underscoring areas where further progress will reinforce inclusive deve

    31 March 2012
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  • Targeting the poorest: An assessment of the proxy means test methodology

    This study assesses the strengths and weaknesses of a widely-used targeting methodology known as the proxy means test (PMT).

    30 September 2011
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Last Updated: 31 January 2017
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