30 June 2022 

WFP, Centre for International Development and Training, CIDT – University of Wolverhampton 

This webinar provided an overview of the principal findings from the scoping studies before their release, delving into more detail through country speakers looking at how national social protection systems can become more shock responsive and nutrition sensitive. The webinar featured a summary presentation of the work by Rachel Slater (University of Wolverhampton) and then a discussion with two country representatives on how to support government-led social protection systems as well as engage with social protection actors, followed by a facilitated floor discussion. 



  • Rachel Slater, Professor of International Development, University of Wolverhampton, Centre of International Development and Training 
  • Sreng Sophornreaksmey, Director of Social Assistance Department, General Secretariat for National Social Protection Council 
  • Yasir Ihtesham, Senior Nutritionist, WFP Pakistan Country Office 

Moderator: Daniel Longhurst, Social Protection and Cash Based Transfers Adviser, WFP Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific 

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Registrants: 181


Attendees: 62


Youtube views: 143

(until august/2022)