Executive Summary—Fiscal space for child-sensitive social protection in the MENA region

Author: Carolina Bloch ,Charlotte Bilo ,Imane Helmy ,Rafael Guerreiro Osorio ,Fábio Veras Soares
Thematic Area: Social Protection

Abstract:"Child poverty remains an issue of concern in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Although the region has made significant progress in reducing extreme poverty and improving health, education and child survival rates, progress has been uneven. Higher-income countries have advanced more than lower-middle-income ones, and those impacted by humanitarian conflicts have seen reversals in child well-being indicators". (...)

Keywords:Executive Summary, Fiscal space, child-sensitive, social protection, MENA
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Type/Issue:Research Report/35

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