Social Protection

Publications

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Work area: Social Protection and Nutrition
Investments in social assistance programs (SAPs) in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) are increasing. As investments increase, the objectives of these programs are expanding from focusing on reducing poverty to addressing other social issues such...
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The paper contains a joint statement by the Social Protection Interagency Cooperation Board (SPIAC-B), a coordination mechanism comprising of a broad swath of intergovernmental and bilateral agencies...
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Work area: Social Protection and Resilience
This publication was developed by the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance (UNU-Merit) in partnership with FAO. The policy paper...
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Country: Ethiopia
This evaluation report presents the impacts of the Integrated Nutrition Social Cash Transfer (IN-SCT) embedded within Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Programme phase 4 (PSNP4) on productive outcomes ranging from crop and livestock production to labour...
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Country: Lesotho
This country report on coherence between social protection and productive interventions draws on various studies conducted in Lesotho, using two programmes implemented under the leadership of one single ministry as a case study: the figu...