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PH making 'steady progress' on social protection – ADB

Nov 13, 2016 - 9:35 PM

The Asian Development Bank credits the country s cash transfer program and the expansion of PhilHealth for the improvement in the protection of its vulnerable citizens

ADB: Social protection spending in PH, neighbors inadequate

Jul 14, 2014 - 6:06 PM

The study shows that Southeast Asian countries including the Philippines are spending only 2 6 of GDP for social protection programs

 INADEQUATE. An Asian Development Bank study shows that countries in the sub-region, including the Philippines, are spending only 2.6% of GDP on average for social protection programs.