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Promoting socio-economic recovery in Paraguay Report – Economic Reactivation strategies during COVID-19

This document is part of UNDP Paraguay’s knowledge management actions, within the framework of the response for socio-economic recovery during COVID-19.  

The Bahamas Country Note: Impact of COVID-19 and policy options

This paper reviews the economic and social situation in The Bahamas and describes the policies implemented for the containment of the crisis. It also proposes moving from food assistance for sectors…  

Social and Economic Impacts of the COVID-19 and Policy Option in the Dominican Republic

This document presents a description of the current situation of the economy and the policies that the government has implemented since mid-March, analyzing their relevance, evaluating their fiscal…  

Coordination in emergency situations: The Seamos Uno campaign in Argentina

By Mariano Tommasi y Manuel Franck, Center of Studies for Human Development, University of San Andrés.  

Progress against the multiple dimensions of poverty was made before the pandemic – but now it is at risk

New figures released today show that before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, progress was being made in tackling multidimensional poverty, according to the global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), a…  

A government policy and social collaboration strategy to support workers living day to day

By Clara Jusidman, President of Centro Tepoztlán.  

Exposure and Inequalities: African Descendants During COVID-19

By Judith Morrison, Senior Advisor to Gender and Diversity Division of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).  

Working in Times of Pandemic: Only one in five workers in LAC can actually work from home

On average in LAC countries, only 20% of jobs can be done from home—deepening concerns of macro and micro level economic resilience during COVID-19.  

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