Social Protection Series – Policy Brief #1
Financing of Brazil’s Unified Social Assistance System
This Policy Brief presents an overview of the financing of Brazil´s Unified Social Assistance System.
With emphasis on implementation strategies, intersectoriality, sustainability, possibilities for adaptation, results achieved and lessons learned, this document presents a detailed analysis up to the end of 2022, as well as insights from 2023.
Developed within the framework of the Brazil-UNICEF Trilateral South-South Cooperation Program, which is coordinated by UNICEF and the Brazilian Cooperation Agency of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this Policy Brief will inform public policy decision makers and implementers, members of civil society, as well as other stakeholders interested in learning more about the Brazilian experience in the field of social protection.