The Interagency Social Protection (ISPA) tools and their role to support countries to produce well-informed, rapid diagnostics of their social protection systems

Post by Hannah Goozee This webinar formed part of the ISPA Tools Webinar Series hosted by socialprotection.org. The focus of this webinar, which was presented by Veronika Wodsak with assistance from Luz Stella Rodriguez, was to introduce the role of the tools in performing diagnostics of national social protection systems. The webinar, which was held…

Social protection tools for the 21st century

By Xiaoqing Yu, Director, Strategy & Operations, World Bank Group Over the past two decades, I have witnessed the significant and exciting changes that social protection has brought to the development landscape. Social protection is no longer considered to be a luxury. Neither is it seen as something that countries can only afford after reaching certain…

Working as one – Improving Social Protection for All

Post by Anne Drouin, Chief, Public Finance, Actuarial and Statistics Services, Social Protection Department, International Labour Office Less than three-quarters of the world population enjoys social protection for the different needs they face throughout their life and under unfortunate circumstances. Countries are addressing the expansion of their social protection systems through multiple ways. Some social…