Countries around the world are taking an integrated approach to address the complexities of poverty.
Blog posts on "social protection"
A landmark international agreement designed to eliminate violence and harassment in the workplace has been passed. Now comes the hard part.
Involuntary resettlement can improve the lives of the resettled while reducing poverty and delivering results for development projects
Millions of Asia’s informal workers – such as vendors, day laborers, and others – are left out of national pension systems. Here’s what we can do to help them in their later years.
The graduation approach provides a sequenced intervention designed to overcome multiple barriers that prevent the extreme poor from breaking out of poverty.
Carefully designed social programs offer the best chance to avoid corruption, inefficiency and other governance problems.
Public work programs can build much-needed infrastructure while helping lift people out of poverty and shield them from the effects of natural disasters and economic crises
Today’s gig economy has profound implications for the workers’ social protection schemes of tomorrow.
Here’s how Asian countries can come up with the money to fund better social safety nets for their people.
Asian countries need to leverage investments in sectors beyond health to ward off pandemics.