Webinar

27 September 2018 

DFAT, GIZ, BRAC 

Organised by the Social Protection for Employment—Community (SPEC), this webinar highlighted the experiences of the Government of Philippines’ Department of Labour and Employment, which launched a Graduation pilot integrated with its livelihoods programme; and the Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund, a non-profit entity supporting the scaling up of a Graduation pilot in Pakistan. Additionally, the World Bank’s Platform for Economic Inclusion and BRAC’s Ultra Poor Graduation Initiative have added insights from their experience of working with governments.  

Panellists:  

  • Alex Avila, Assistant Secretary, Workers Protection, Policy Support, Human Resource and Internal Auditing, Services Cluster, Government of the Philippines 
  • Samia Liaquat Ali Khan, Senior Group Head, Quality Assurance, Research and Design, Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) 
  • Lara Storm, Director of Advisory Services, Ultra Poor Graduation, BRAC USA 
  • Stephen Barrett, Team Leader and Policy and Programme Development Advisor on the Capacity and Policy Development Facility (CPDF) 

Moderator: Kate McKee, Manager, Partnership for Economic Inclusion (PEI), World Bank 

Registrants: 196

Attendees: 73

Youtube views: 387

(until august/2020)