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Disruptors to Development: Utilising the Latest Technology to Transform Safety Nets and Social Protection - Global Festival of Ideas for Sustainable Development (Bonn 2017)
3 Mar 2017 -  The expert-led panel discussion will investigate and explore how the latest data and innovations in technology can be harnessed to transform social protection and safety nets to protect communities against major disruptors to development, along with the drawbacks. Key topics of focus include:
• Discussing the rise and value of cash-based transfers • Ensuring governments safety nets are more efficient and equitable • Examining the role of technology and private providers to support accountability and traceability of resources • Debating how new data and technologies affect processes of social change