UNICEF Social Inclusion, Policy and Budgeting

Working papers

UNICEF's working papers address crucial issues facing the world's children. They cover broad areas of policy work in UNICEF: the global economic crisis and recovery, child poverty, child-sensitive social protection, social budgeting and migration.

The working paper series represents the independent research and analysis of internal and external experts.

TITLE AUTHOR / ORGANIZATION DATE
Considering Cross-National Equity: Children in Highland Populations in South-East Asia Sólrún Engilbertsdóttir, Martin C. Evans, Ishani Shrestha
UNICEF
2013
Sustainable development starts and ends with safe, healthy and well-educated children UNICEF
2013
Strengthening Social Protection for Families and Children in the Republic of Congo Anthony Hodges, Clare O’Brien, Lisile Ganga
UNICEF and OPM
2012
Right in Principle and in Practice: A Review of the Social and Economic Returns to Investing in Children Nicholas Rees, Jingqing Chai, David Anthony
UNICEF
2012
When the Global Crisis and Youth Bulge Collide: Double the Jobs Trouble for Youth Isabel Ortiz and Matthew Cummins
UNICEF
2012
Equity Begins with Children Jan Vandemoortele
UNICEF
2012
Child Poverty in East Asia and the Pacific: Deprivations and Disparities, A Study of Seven Countries Alberto Minujin
UNICEF
2011
Identifying Fiscal Space: Options for Social and Economic Development for Children and Poor Households in 184 Countries Isabel Ortiz, Jingqing Chai, and Matthew Cummins
UNICEF
2011
Austerity Measures Threaten Children and Poor Households: Recent Evidence in Public Expenditures from 128 Developing Countries Isabel Ortiz, Jingqing Chai and Matthew Cummins
UNICEF
2011
Accountability and MDGs: Methodology for measuring government performance for global goals Sakiko Fukuda-Parr and Joshua Greenstein
UNICEF
2011
Global Inequality: Beyond the Bottom Billion - A Rapid Review of Income Distribution in 141 Countries Isabel Ortiz and Matthew Cummins
UNICEF
2011
The Rights of Children, Youth and Women in the Context of Migration Victor Abramovich, Pablo Ceriani Cernadas and Alejandro Morlachetti
The National University of Lanus
2011
Escalating Food Prices: The threat to poor households and policies to safeguard a Recovery for All Isabel Ortiz, Jingqing Chai and Matthew Cummins
UNICEF
2011
Policies for Reducing Income Inequality: Latin America During the Last Decade Giovanni Andrea Cornia and Bruno Martorano
University of Florence
2010
Prioritizing Expenditures for a Recovery for All: A Rapid Review of Public Expenditures in 126 Developing Countries Isabel Ortiz, Jingqing Chai, Matthew Cummins and Gabriel Vergara
UNICEF
2010
The Case of Mexico's 1995 Peso Crisis and Argentina's 2002 Convertibility Crisis Paola Pereznieto
UNICEF
2010
Including Children in Policy Responses to Economic Crises Caroline Harper, Nicola Jones and Andy McKay
UNICEF and ODI
2010
Assessing the Impacts of and Response to the 1997-98 Asian Financial Crisis through a Child Rights Lens Nicola Jones and Hannah Marsden
UNICEF
2010
Inclusive Crises, Exclusive Recoveries, and Policies to Prevent a Double Whammy for the Poor Ronald Mendoza
UNICEF
2010
Advancing the Rights of Children, Women and Poor Families through Better Public Finance Policies Social Policy and Economic Analysis Unit
UNICEF
2010
Migration, Development and Children Left Behind Rodolfo de la Garza
UNICEF
2010
Infant Mortality During Economic Downturns and Recovery Ronald Mendoza and Nicholas Rees
UNICEF
2009
Cash Transfers for Vulnerable Children in Kenya: From Political Choice to Scale Up Carlos Alviar and Roger Pearson
UNICEF
2009
Moving Toward Free Primary Education: Policy Issues and Implementation Challenges H. Dean Nielsen
UNICEF
2009
Reconstructing Well-being After a Disaster: Bringing Public Service to Those Who Need Them Most in China Hana Brixi
UNICEF
2009
Aggregate Shocks, Poor Household and Children: Transmission Channels and Policy Responses Ronald Mendoza
UNICEF
2009
Human Development in Crisis Pedro Conceicao, Namsuk Kim, Ronald Mendoza and Yanchun Zhang
UNICEF
2009
The Effects of Parent's Migration on the Rights of Children Left Behind in the Phillippines Rosemarie Edillon
UNICEF
2008
The Impact of Parental Deprivation on the Development of Chlidren Left Behind by Moldovan Migrants UNICEF Moldova
UNICEF
2008
Impact social des transferts de Fonds des Marocains résidant à l’étranger: Une revue de littérature Bensaid Mohammed and Ibourk Aomar
UNICEF
2008
Children and Women Left Behind in Labour Sending Countries: An Appraisal of Social Risks Rosalia Cortes
UNICEF
2008
Increasing the Impact of Remittances on Children's Rights in the Phillippines F. K. Coronel and F. Unterreiner
UNICEF
2008
Emerging Challenges for Children in Eastern Europe and Central Asia UNICEF
UNICEF
2008
The Impact of Migration and Remittances on Communities, Families and Children in Moldova Natalia Vladicescu, Vasile Cantarji and Ion Jigau
UNICEF
2008
Children Living in Poverty: Overview of Definitions, Measurements and Policy Enrique Delamonica, Alberto Minujin, Alejandra Davidziuk and Edward D. Gonzalez
UNICEF
2006
The Impact of International Migration: Children Left Behind in Selected Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean Anna Lucia D'Emilio, Bernice Cordero, Bertrand Bainvel, Christian Skoog, Debora Comini, Jean Gough, Monica Dias, Rhea Saab and Theresa Kilbane
UNICEF
2007
HIPCS, Development Assistance and Children: Child Survival Imperatives in Aid Programmes Jay Chaubey, Neff Walker and Ali Alichi
UNICEF
2006
Social Budgeting: Investments in Kenya's Future Elizabeth Gibbons and Heimo Laakkonen
UNICEF
2007
Poverty and Children: A Perspective Gaspar Fajth and Katherine Holland
UNICEF
2007
Can the Kenyan State Put the 300,000 Most Vulnerable Children in the Country on a Cash Transfer Programme by the End of 2010? K. Allen, P. Campbell, S. Chatterjee, Oca Ismail, R. Pearson and M. Renshaw
UNICEF
2007
Child Benefits and Poverty Reducation: Evidence from Mongolia's Child Money Programme Anthony Hodges, Khurelmaa Dashdorj, Kang Yun Jong, Anne-Claire Dufay, Uranchimeg Budragchaa and Tuya Mungun
UNICEF
2007
Preventing Child Trafficking in the Gulf Countries, Yemen and Afghanistan: Policy Options Krishna Belbase, Golda El-Khoury, Deguene Fall, Kunihiko Chris Hirabayashi, Noriko Izumi and June Kunugi
UNICEF
2007
Accelerating Girls' Education in Yemen: Rethinking Policies in Teacher Recruitment and School Distribution Abdul Alim, Kamel Ben Abdallah, Solofo Ramaroson, Maman Sikikou and Lieke Van De Wiel
UNICEF
2007
Eliminating Gender Dispartity in Primary Education: The Case of Turkey Edmond McLoughney, Maria-Luisa Fornara, Sandar Zavarko and Kerry L. Neal
UNICEF
2007
Investing in Rwanda: Effective Choices for Orphans and Girls in Primary Education Valerie Taton, Charles Nabongo, Ikem Chiejine and Aloys Kamuragiye
UNICEF
2007
Social Budgeting in Kenya: Concepts and Practice Jay Chaubey
UNICEF
2007
Remittances and Children's Rights: An Overview of Academic and Policy Literature Rosalia Cortes
UNICEF
2007
Child Poverty in Mozambique and Budgetary Allocations Jean Dupraz and Meritxell Relano
UNICEF
2007
Incidence, Depth and Severity of Children in Poverty Alberto Minujin and Enrique Delamonica
UNICEF
2005
Are Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers Impacting Child Poverty? A Nicaraguan Case Study Aja Badame, Michela Calabrese, Verouschka Capellan, Blerta Cela and Tatiana Macio
UNICEF
2005
Poverty Begins at Home? Questioning Some (Mis)conceptions About Children, Poverty and Privation in Female-headed Households Sylvia Chant
UNICEF
2006
Child Labour, Education and Policy Options Jay Chaubey, Mima Perisic, Nadine Perrault, George Laryea-Adjei and Noreen Khan
UNICEF
2007
Faire Reculer le Vih au Burkina Faso, au Cameroun, en Gambie et au Niger Dans le Contexte de la Lutte Contre la Pauvrete Barbara Bentein, Sidya Ould El Haj, Cheryl Faye, Eric Mercier, Dominique Tallet-Brasseur, Edele Thebaub and Yves Willemot
UNICEF
2007
New Aid Architechure: A Good Fit for Children? Gaspar Fajth, Szilvia Altorjai and Philip Denkabe
UNICEF
2006
Dalits in India and Nepal: Policy Options for Improving Social Inclusion in Education Eimar Barr, Susan Durston, Rob Jenkins, Eriko Onoda and Anjali Pradhan
UNICEF
2007
Three Hours a Week: Reducing Disparities and Scaling Up Access to Quality Pre-primary Education in Guyana, Suriname and St. Lucia Leslyn Thompson, Audrey Rodrigues, Dennis Arends, Heather Stewart, Niloufar Pourzand and Rene Van Dongen
UNICEF
2007

 

 

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