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Niño-Zarazúa, Miguel, Horigoshi, Ana, Santillán Hernández, Alma and Ernesto, Tiburcio (2022) The Rise of Social Protection in the Global South: The Role of Foreign Aid. Stockholm, Sweden: EBA Report 2022:08.

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More than half of the world’s population has no access to social safety nets or social insurance. What is international development aid doing to address this? This study demonstrates that, while international aid has contributed to the expansion of social safety net programmes in poor countries, the share of aid that is targeted towards social protection has decreased globally. Furthermore, it has not always been allocated to countries with the greatest needs.

Item Type: Monographs and Working Papers (Project Report)
Keywords: social protection, foreign aid, Global South
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > Department of Economics
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
ISBN: 9789188143945
Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2023 14:55
Related URLs: (Publisher URL)
Funders: Other

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