by Emmanuel Kisaame and Jason Braganza
Why social protection?
Social protection plays an integral role in ensuring benefits from development and growth are sustainable and that no one gets left behind in the fight against chronic and extreme poverty. In addition, it enables people to invest . . . → Read More: EPRI in the News: Financing Social Protection in Tanzania and Uganda
FAO, with support from UNICEF and in collaboration with other members of the Agriculture and Social Protection in Africa Technical Reference Group, which include the African Institute for Health and Development (AIHD), the Africa Platform for Social Protection (APSP), the African Union (AU), New Partnership for African Development (NEPAD), World Food Programme (WFP), and the . . . → Read More: Interview with Dr. Michael Samson: How is South Africa bringing agriculture and social protection together?
The EPRI team is in Phalaborwa, Limpopo Province, South Africa, for the “Learning Event on Enabling Environments for Financial Inclusion Linkages to Social Protection Programmes” from 20 – 23 October 2014. The workshop is being hosted together with the National Department of Social Development, and the Ford Foundation. Thank you to Mr. Elroy . . . → Read More: Learning Event on Enabling Environments for Financial Inclusion Linkages to Social Protection Programmes: 20 – 23 October 2014
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE – CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND PAPERS Social Protection: Building Effective and Sustainable Systems for Equitable Growth Perspectives, Policies and Best Practices December 15-17, 2014 Arusha, Tanzania Organized by Ministry of Finance and supported by UNICEF, ILO and EPRI
A three-day international conference on Social Protection: Building Effective . . . → Read More: International Conference – call for proposals and papers