Upcoming Events

Executive Course on Pension Policy

2018-11-15T10:09:13+00:00 Tags: , , |

Date: 17 – 21 December 2018 Venue: EPF Learning Campus, Malaysia This course will provide an executive training on pension policy, equipping participants with the skills to actively participate in national policy processes towards designing and reforming pension systems. An important feature of the course [...]

Electronic delivery of social cash transfers in Myanmar: options assessment

2018-08-20T10:06:53+00:00 Tags: , , , |

This policy brief is a summary of findings from the Oxford Policy Management's assessment of electronic payment options for social cash transfer programmes in Myanmar. The way social transfers are paid is important as this can mediate the impact [...]

Myanmar’s national forum on universal social pension held in Pyidaungsu Hluttaw

2017-03-28T11:52:29+00:00 Tags: , , , |

On 16 March, 2017, a forum to raise the awareness among parliamentarians on Myanmar’s National Universal Social Pension Scheme was held in Pyidaungsu Hluttaw. The Government of Myanmar will be funding and rolling out the first Universal National Social Pension [...]

The Feasibility of a universal social pension in the Philippines

2017-03-10T02:52:56+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

Following the first report "The Philippine Social Pension at Four Years: Insights and Recommendations" published last year, this report focuses on the question of whether a universal social pension would be appropriate and feasible in in a country like the [...]

Universal social pension: Feasibility in the Philippines (infographic)

2017-03-10T02:57:19+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

This is a summary of the report called "The Feasibility of a Universal Social Pension in the Philippines". The infographic consists of 5 sections presenting the concept of universal social pension, benefits and affordability in the context of the Philippines. Language: [...]

The Philippine Social Pension at Four Years: Insights and Recommendations

2017-02-24T16:26:38+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

This report looks at the successes and challenges of the first four years of the Philippine social pension, studying the impact of the scheme and the methods of implementation. Language: English Published: The Coalition of Services of the Elderly [...]