Archive for August, 2016

Facing the social protection challenges of climate change

We need social protection programs that address the social consequences of natural disasters.

by · Thursday, 25 August 2016 · Uncategorised

How social enterprises can help us meet the SDGs

Social entrepreneurship is a viable and significant way to nudge the world closer to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals.

by · Wednesday, 24 August 2016 · Uncategorised

Challenges and opportunities for social protection of informal workers

WIEGO has identified access to health services, support for caring roles, and income support for elderly workers, as the 3 priorities for extending social protection to informal workers.

by · Monday, 22 August 2016 · Uncategorised

How to best finance antipoverty transfers in developing countries

Financing has been a constant challenge to the expansion of antipoverty transfers in developing countries.

by · Thursday, 18 August 2016 · Uncategorised

10 ways to accelerate job creation in the Pacific

New development opportunities offer Pacific island countries the chance to leverage their unique potential to help the private sector create enough decent, sustainable jobs.

by · Tuesday, 16 August 2016 · Uncategorised

How to protect Pakistan’s home-based workers

Women working from home make a significant contribution to Pakistan’s economy, but their work is undervalued and home-based workers are denied any form of legal protection.

by · Tuesday, 16 August 2016 · Pakistan

Why social protection matters for the youth

For social protection to become truly inclusive, social protection must meet the needs of younger women and men.

by · Friday, 12 August 2016 · Uncategorised