Friday, July 21, 2023

Targeting the Hungriest in Social Protection: Are social protection programmes targeting the most vulnerable?

A significant determinant of the success or failure of a social protection programme, mainly aimed at reducing the negative impacts of poverty and food security, is the targeting approach for selecting potential beneficiaries. If the project fails to reach the targeted beneficiaries or targets the wrong ones, it will radically reduce the impact expected from the programme. Dina, Daniela and Pablo share their findings from the research they conducted for the World Food Programme, on different targeting approaches, as part of the LSE International Development Consultancy Project. Read More