Costing Social Protection Reform for Asia and the Pacific: Strategies for Financing Social Protection to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals in the Developing Member Countries

Publication | January 2024
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This working paper presents the findings, in terms of projected costs and estimated coverage (2024–2030), of social protection reform for Asia and the Pacific, with variations in benefit levels, benefit durations, and other parameters of social protection programs as relevant for countries in the region.

In addition, to aggregate expenditure, the paper discusses social protection expenditure and coverage with a regional and categorical lens.

Contents

  • Introduction
  • The Social Protection Reform Simulation 2023 Model
  • Post-COVID-19 Challenges for Asia and the Pacific
  • Meeting the Sustainable Development Goal Targets: Results and Findings
  • Financing Gaps
  • Conclusion
  • Annexes

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Social development and protection
  • Social protection - social insurance programs
  • Social protection - social assistance programs
Pages
  • 70
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • WPS240013-2
ISSN
  • 2789-0619 (print)
  • 2789-0627 (electronic)

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