Social protection and social exclusion: an analytical framework to assess the links

Organization(s): ODI
Author: Babken Babajanian, Jessica Hagen-Zanker
Regions: World
Year: 2012
Language: English

This Background Note suggests that social exclusion is a useful lens for researching and analysing the effects of social protection policies and programmes in low- and middle-income countries. It discusses current trends in social protection discourse, and some specific examples of how social protection could promote social inclusion by addressing some of the main outcomes and drivers of exclusion.


Social Protection and Human Rights