Financing Mechanisms

How can and should social protection mechanisms be financed? and by whom? Can the State afford to allocate funds to social protection programs? can it afford not to?

An informative Q&A with anthropology professor Hania Sholkamy about the social protection policies put in place for the informal labor sector in Egypt during the pandemic and the need to imagine a new social protection program that is based on inclusion and that could be a locomotive for growth.Continue Reading

Read full event announcement in: English Event Date: 30 April 2020 Venue: online over Zoom Hosted by: Arab Reform Initiative and Chatham House Speaker: Ahmed Tabaqchali, CIO of Asia Frontier Capital Iraq Fund & Adjunct Assistant Professor at AUIS Moderator: Renad Mansour, Senior Research Fellow at Chatham House, Middle East & North AfricaContinue Reading