Friday, January 6, 2017

Sierra Leone: Cash transfers and productivity

Cash transfers to farmers are a very new concept in Sierra Leone but this has been a tried and tested method of poverty reduction for some time now in some countries.

In development circles, the very notion of particular groups living under the poverty line creates a revolt of conscience that a world of plenty could impose on the welfare of some who, because of circumstances beyond their control, cannot provide the basic needs of their families and communities. Read More