When it comes to tackling social norms, making change happen is notoriously difficult. These briefings highlight that, despite positive changes, progress remains patchy and slow.
Can adolescent girls end poverty before it starts? Caroline Harper and the participants of this Guardian roundtable discuss girls' needs in the run-up to the International Day of the Girl Child on 11 October.
As the youth population grows in developing countries, we must support young people as catalysts for poverty reduction, good governance and economic growth.
This multi-country research argues that understanding beneficiary and community perceptions of cash transfers is essential for designing effective social protection instruments.