Poverty Reduction

  • Resource constraints and economic performance in Eastern Europe and Central AsiaFeb 28, 2014Resource constraints and economic performance in Eastern Europe and Central Asia2011 - This report explores the link between resource constraints and economic performance for countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia through the use of the “Ecological Footprint” methodology. Evidence suggests that humanity is entering a new era where development globally will be more constrained by resource availability than ever before.

  • Decade of Roma Inclusion: Progress reportJun 18, 2015Decade of Roma Inclusion: Progress reportThis report provides an overview of progress made in the course of the 2005-2015 Decade of Roma inclusion.

  • Roma poverty from a human development perspectiveSep 26, 2014Roma poverty from a human development perspective

  • Exposing structural disparities of Romani womenFeb 23, 2014Exposing structural disparities of Romani womenThis research paper attempts to address the status of Roma women in various thematic fields such as education, employment, health and housing, when compared with non-Roma women and Roma men.

  • Migration of Roma and Non-Roma from Central and Eastern EuropeFeb 23, 2014Migration of Roma and Non-Roma from Central and Eastern EuropeThis report presents an analysis of quantitative and qualitative data on migration of Roma from countries in Central and Eastern Europe.

  • Have Roma in Slovakia benefitted from the European Social Fund?Feb 23, 2014Have Roma in Slovakia benefitted from the European Social Fund?2012 - Findings from an analysis of European Social Fund - employment and social inclusion projects from 2007 to 2013.

  • Roma household survey methodologyFeb 23, 2014Roma household survey methodology2013 - This paper describes the methodology, dataset, and methods used behind the UNDP/ World Bank/EC Regional Roma Survey 2011 while an additional paper by the FRA will provide details of the FRA Pilot Roma Survey.

  • Policy brief - Roma and the labour marketFeb 23, 2014Policy brief - Roma and the labour market2013 - This policy brief is based on a broader research paper on Roma and the labour market, part of a series series on Roma inclusion.

  • Roma and non Roma in the labour marketFeb 23, 2014Roma and non Roma in the labour market2013 - This paper looks into the causes of the labour market situation of Roma in Central and South Eastern Europe covered by a 2011 regional Roma survey.

  • Policy brief - Civil society involvement of the RomaFeb 22, 2014Policy brief - Civil society involvement of the Roma2013 - This brief is based on a research paper written for UNDP’s “Roma Inclusion Working Papers” series. The series includes thematic reports on employment, education, health, poverty, gender, migration, and civil society.