UNICEF Social Inclusion, Policy and Budgeting

Social Protection for the Poor and Poorest in Developing Countries: Reflection on a Quiet Revolution

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AUTHOR Armando Barrientos and David Hulme
ORGANIZATION Brooks World Poverty Institute
TYPE Working Paper
DATE 2008
TOPIC Child-sensitive social protection
LANGUAGE English
ABSTRACT

This paper reviews the rise of social protection in developing countries. It argues that this rise constitutes a response to global factors, but with considerable regional diversity. The paper examines the factors determining the future course of social protection and identifies urgent research needs.         


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