The members of the Arab Region Hub for Social Protection, in collaboration with other independent and institutional experts in social protection, have written and published a declaration calling for the development of universal social protection policies in the Arab region.
In this brief thought paper, the authors review the impact of the central bank’s subsidy scheme and foreign exchange platform.
This 11-page report considers the impact of income, work schedule, contracts, accidents and a lack of union representation and social protections on drivers who work for smart apps such as Uber.
Many people are prone to facing lifecycle vulnerabilities at different stages of their lives, but a social protection floor can provide them with lifecycle guarantees. This series of graphics present a number of startling statistics that make a strong case for a social protection floor.
This extensive research paper reviews Egypt’s COVID-19 response and health policies; wage, insurance and labor policies; and economic policies before concluding with a number policy recommendations.