A new 10 million Euro grant from the Government of Germany’s development bank, KfW, will fund a school maintenance project, providing valuable opportunities for vulnerable Jordanian citizens and Syrian refugees.
The World Bank on Thursday, November 1, approved a $60 million International Development Association (IDA) credit for the Ghana Productive Safety Net project. The project aims at strengthening, improving social safety nets and the productive inclusion of the poor and vulnerable in development.
In this seminar, we highlight a study which evaluated the short-term impacts of Heifer International’s livestock transfer and training program in Nepal over a 1.5 year period using a randomized control trial (RCT). The RCT assigned three variations of the program in order to capture differential effects of various program components. We also evaluated a unique “pay it forward” program rule where recipients were encouraged to share what they have learned and even share some of their newly accumulated wealth, in the form of a productive asset, to other households in need.
Social Protection for Employment - Community (SPEC) is pleased to share this resource matrix to facilitate easy access to publications on social protection and employment. It has now 200 entries, with the details, including file name, author(s)/ presenter(s), category, focus of the materials, description, publication year, and links of the publications provided.