Blog posts on "social assistance"

Old men in Nepal.

Can Asia protect the elderly?

The challenge of providing social protection for older persons in the region is about coming to terms with rapid social change processes as well as household saving and financing pension systems.

Sri Wening Handayani

Social protection – What’s in a name?

Working in the development field brings us closer to people. While there’s no assurance that what we are doing would create huge impacts on development, we take comfort in knowing that in our own little ways, we contribute to a higher purpose – human development.