46187-001: Innovative Approaches to Social Policy (formerly Innovative Approaches to Designing Social Policies in Asia)

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Social policy plays a key role in promoting inclusive growth by supporting human welfare through the distribution of economic gains. Policies, and their related programs, provide support in the area of education, health, employment, pensions and various forms of social protection. Not all programs are effective, however, and not all social concerns are adequately addressed. The need to strengthen and broaden social policy activities remains a huge challenge in Asia. This research ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 46187-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. -
Approval Date 31 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector


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