UCT CSSR: Social Policy in the Global South

In a series of new working papers the Centre for Social Science Research (CSSR) of the University of Cape Town explores welfare reform and social policy in countries across the Global South, particularly Southern Africa and other African countries. The series includes following titles: Tweet

Video podcasts: Emergence of Social Protection in the Global South

On 29-30 June 2014 in Hanoi  a workshop took place on “Institutional Reforms for Transformation, Inclusion and Sustainability”. The presentations of the panel “Emergence of Social Protection in the Global South” are now available as video podcasts, including a presentation on South Africa by SASPEN Advisory Council member Prof Frances Lund. Watch … ———- Please continue reading

CSDA publishes new volume on SP in Southern Africa

The Centre for Social Development Africa at the University of Johannesburg has published a previous special issue of “Development Southern Africa” as edited volume on social protection opportunities for social development in southern Africa: Social Protection in Southern Africa New Opportunities for Social Development Edited by Leila Patel, James Midgley, … ———- Please continue reading