Common ground : UNICEF and World Bank approaches to building social protection systems
AbstractThe recently released United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) social protection strategic framework and the World Bank social protection and labor strategy call for taking a systems approach to social protection as a way to help countries, communities, families and children enhance resilience, equity and opportunity.This note outlines common ground in the World Bank and UNICEF approaches to building social protection systems, using a focus on children to illustrate the premise and promise of a systems approach. It is part of a broader commitment by both agencies to increase collaboration across different stakeholders governments, development partners, and others in developing and strengthening social protection systems and expanding their coverage.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by The World Bank in its series Social Protection Discussion Papers with number 78652.
Date of creation: 01 Jun 2013
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