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Call to switch development funds from low-impact 'poor relief' to effective social protection

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Kenya commits to further increasing social protection investment, Development Pathways flags funding priorities

Development Pathways has set out priorities for Kenya's social protection sector review, as the Government moves to increase investment in programmes. 

The Deputy President committing to increased investment in social protection at SP Conference

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Persons with a disability not sharing in increased prosperity as focus shifts to social protection

Disabled people are losing ground and not sharing in the increased prosperity of many developing countries. This is according to the findings of a new report that come at a time the UK says social protection can help to tackle discrimination.

 

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Cash transfers play bigger role in humanitarian contexts

Global spending on cash and vouchers in humanitarian contexts reached an estimated $2.8bn in 2016, according to the latest State of the World's Cash report.

 

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Insight into older people's experiences of accessing pensions revealed

Today HelpAge International launches a refreshed version of its Pension Watch website.

 

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