Overview of Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region Through a Child and Equity Lens

Author: Anna Carolina Machado ,Charlotte Bilo ,Fábio Veras Soares ,Rafael Guerreiro Osorio
Thematic Area: Social Protection

Abstract:"Through the definition of the targets of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), countries have acknowledged the importance of social protection for poverty reduction. Namely, target 1.3 of SDG 1, 'End poverty in all its forms everywhere', calls for the implementation of nationally appropriate social protection systems and measures for all to achieve substantial coverage of poor and vulnerable populations, including children, by 2030. By including childspecific indicators and targets, SDG 1 urges countries to place children at the centre of poverty reduction efforts and reinforces the need to assess the child-sensitivity of policies, incentivising countries to produce child-disaggregated and child-specific data on both poverty and social protection coverage". (...)

Keywords:Overview, non-contributory, social protection, programmes, Middle East and North Africa, MENA, child, equity
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Type/Issue:Research Report/24
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Executive Summary - Overview of Non-contributory Social Protection Programmes in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region Through a Child and Equity Lens

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Yemen

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in the United Arab Emirates

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Tunisia

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Syria

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Sudan

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Palestine

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Saudi Arabia

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Qatar

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Oman

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Morocco

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Libya

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Lebanon

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Kuwait

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Jordan

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Iraq

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Iran

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Egypt

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Djibouti

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Bahrain

Non-contributory social protection through a child and equity lens in Algeria