UNDG Issues Brief on social protection experiences in Arab States

Client: ILO
Years: 2016
Area of research: MENA

To review the cooperation efforts and other work of the UN system on extending social protection floors in the Arab region. In particular, it seeks to explore linkages between humanitarian interventions and social protection systems-building efforts. It builds upon existing identification, selection, targeting, payment or other processes and technologies, that avoid the creation of parallel systems and benefit from efficiencies gained by tapping into existing national social protection architectures.