#SOCIAL PROTECTION

Adaptive social protection: linking theory to reality on the ground

In their recent Working Paper[1] on Shock responsive Social protection, Oxford Policy Management (OPM) suggest that Social Protection (SP) is often seen as “intrinsically intended to be shock-responsive in the sense that it should support people in the event of a shock or help to mitigate their susceptibility to shocks”.

The OPM paper also points out that this …

60 Seconds with…Ethel Sibanda

Our ‘60 Seconds with…’ blogs are designed to provide a quick run down of what our staff do here at Itad. Here is what Ethel had to say…

What’s your job here at Itad?

I’m a Principal Consultant in the Social Protection and Livelihoods (SP&L) theme.

What does that involve?

My role is quite diverse. For example, I’m working on growing the …

60 Seconds with…Alex Cornelius

Our ‘60 Seconds with…’ blogs are designed to provide a quick run down of what our staff do here at Itad. Here is what Alex had to say…

What’s your job here at Itad?

I’m a consultant working under the Livelihoods and Social Protection theme.

What does that involve?

Quite a lot of things, and it can vary! I’m working on a number of projects …

Six Lessons from the 2016 UK Evaluation Society Conference

Itad was well represented at this years’ UK Evaluation Society (UKES) conference; we were involved in five presentations across a range of subjects (though all rooted in this years’ theme of ‘complexity’), and we had several staff members among the general delegates. Here, some of them reflect on the lessons they took away from the …

60 Seconds with…Vishal Gadhavi

Our ‘60 Seconds with…’ blogs are designed to provide a quick run down of what our staff do here at Itad. Here is what Vishal had to say…

What’s your job here at Itad?

I am a consultant in the social protection and rural livelihoods thematic area.

What does that involve?

Working on projects providing technical guidance and support. This can …

60 Seconds with…Philippa Tadele

Our ’60 Seconds with…’ blogs are designed to provide a quick run down of what our staff do here at Itad. Here is what Philippa had to say:

What’s your job here at Itad?

Director, Organisational Development, since 1st July 2014

What does that involve?

The main element is ensuring that we develop the company’s culture and values, with behaviour and …