COVID -19 RESPONSE
Tracing COVID-19’s Impact on Households Across the World
A UFPE-supported household monitoring dashboard is providing key insights about how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted poverty and inequality across the globe. This innovative data, collected through high-frequency phone surveys, is being used to inform program and policy decisions for an equitable and sustainable recovery.
Blog | Feature Story | Dashboard
Understanding the Impact of Fiscal Policy on Inequality
Taxes and transfers are one of the most powerful instruments in the hands of governments to tackle poverty and inequality. A UFPE-supported capacity building program is making fiscal incidence analysis tools more accessible for policymakers and raising awareness about the recent introduction of a new indicator within the UN Sustainable Development Goals framework to assess the redistributive impact of fiscal policy for improved poverty and equity outcomes.
Blog | Lessons Learned