Georgia: Updating and Improving the Social Protection Index

Date: August 2012
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Document Type: Technical Assistance Consultant's Reports
Project Number: 44152-012

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Description

This country study provides updated information and data on social protection arrangements, legislation, and institutions and calculates the social protection index (SPI) for Georgia in view of the revised SPI methodology. The revised SPI methodology also provides scope to measure the gender responsiveness of programs, and poverty targeting of programs.

The Georgia country report included in this document presents the results of the research on social protection programs and policies in Georgia from all related ministries; summarizing quantitative information on these activities to enable the formulation of a national social protection index.