Year: 2015 | Published by: Social Security Administration (SSA), International Social Security Association
This third issue in the current four-volume series of Social Security Programs Throughout the World reports on the countries of Africa. The combined findings...
Labor Supply Responses to New Rural Social Pension Insurance in China: A Regression Discontinuity Approach
Year: 2015 | Published by: Institute for the Study of Labor(IZA)
In 2008, China introduced the New Rural Social Pension (NRSP), a program which by now covers the majority of the Chinese rural elderly. This...
Year: 2015 | Published by: Myanmar Times
This is a news report about the plan to roll out monthly pensions for older people in Myanmar. It talks about the proposed benefit...
Statement by the Minister of Gender, Labour & Social Development on the national roll out of the Senior Citizens Grants
Year: 2015 | Published by: Expanding Social Protection Uganda
This is a statement by the Minister of Gender, Labour & Social Development on the national roll out of the Senior Citizens Grants. It...
Year: 2015 | Published by: AllAfrica Online Newspaper
News article about the Payment System for Kenya s social pension- Older Persons Cash Transfer Programme. It includes a brief history of the programme...
Year: 2015 | Published by: Center for Retirement Research at Boston College
Georgia, a country characterized by an aging population with a high incidence of poverty and limited public financial resources, offers virtually complete non-contributory basic...
Year: 2015 | Published by: Kathmandu Post
News article mentioning increase in benefit level for Old Age Allowance in Nepal
Year: 2015 | Published by: World Bank
This report provides an initial stocktaking of the characteristics, environment and performance of public and private pensions and elderly assistance programs in Sub-Saharan Africa....
Year: 2015 | Published by: General Economics Division Planning Commission Government of the People’s Republ
The NSSS builds on the past rich experience of Bangladesh and seeks to streamline and strengthen the existing safety net programmes with a view...
Year: 2015 | Published by: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank
This report is the second edition of a series of periodic publications that monitor the state of safety nets. It does so by presenting...