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Gender and Social Protection in the Developing World: Beyond Mothers and Safety Nets - 12:30 GMT

Event Date: 
March 13, 2013 - 12:30

3 March 2013 12:30-14:00 at Overseas Development Institute and screened live online

This event will launch Gender and social protection in the developing world: beyond mothers and safety nets, a new book by ODI researchers Nicola Jones and Rebecca Holmes. This research explores progress made in the social protection sector in incorporating issues of voice and agency, and also highlights the significant challenges that remain in moving the social protection poverty agenda beyond a focus on income and “traditional” gender equality goals.

Follow #womensday on Twitter for live coverage of this event and others marking International Women’s Day on 8 March.

Chair:
Jackie Ballard - Chief Executive, Womankind Worldwide

Panellists:
Ana María Muñoz Boudet - The World Bank
Nicola Jones – Research Fellow, Social Development Programme, ODI
Rebecca Holmes – Research Fellow, Social Protection Programme, ODI

Discussant:
Pilar Domingo - Research Fellow, Politics and Governance, ODI

Location:
United Kingdom

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