Wednesday, July 31, 2019

BISP and social protection

BLOG: The more than ten-year-old social protection scheme, Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP), has survived its second transfer of power since it was launched in 2008 by the PPP government.

The continuation of BISP, which mainly provides unconditional cash transfer to women beneficiaries, is not to be taken for granted. With every transition in government, including the present one, there have been apprehensions whether BISP will be able to continue unhindered Read More