Last updated: 24/3/2022

Basic Information

Country
Geographic area

Programme Details

Start date
2013
References
OECD. 2017. Social Protection System Review of Cambodia. OECD Development Pathways. Paris: OECD Publishing. <https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/development/social-protection-system-review-of-cambodia_9789264282285-en>. Accessed 11 May 2018.

Targeting and eligiblity

Targeting methods
Proxy Means Test
Categorical Targeting
Targeted areas
Nationwide
References
OECD. 2017. Social Protection System Review of Cambodia. OECD Development Pathways. Paris: OECD Publishing. <https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/development/social-protection-system-review-of-cambodia_9789264282285-en>. Accessed 11 May 2018.
Target groups
People living with disabilities
Eligibility criteria
People living with disabilities who are poor, elderly or have no supporting families, verified by local authorities. According to the National Social Protection Policy Framework 2016-2025, the scheme will focus on people with disabilities who are members of households holding an ‘ID poor’ card (based on a PMT)
References
OECD. 2017. Social Protection System Review of Cambodia. OECD Development Pathways. Paris: OECD Publishing. <https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/development/social-protection-system-review-of-cambodia_9789264282285-en>. Accessed 11 May 2018. Kingdom of Cambodia. 2017. National Social Protection Policy Framework 2016-2015. The Royal Government of Cambodia. <http://www.rcrc-resilience-southeastasia.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/2017-National-Social-Protection-Policy-Framework-2016-2025-NSPPF.pdf>. Accessed 11 May 2018.

Coverage and other information

Type of benefits
Cash
Amount of benefits
The programme was intended to provide USD5 per month [1], however according to the National Social Protection Policy Framework 2016-2025, scheme benefits and conditions will be determined by the availability/fiscal space of the public budget
References
OECD. 2017. Social Protection System Review of Cambodia. OECD Development Pathways. Paris: OECD Publishing. <https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/development/social-protection-system-review-of-cambodia_9789264282285-en>. Accessed 11 May 2018. Kingdom of Cambodia. 2017. National Social Protection Policy Framework 2016-2015. The Royal Government of Cambodia. <http://www.rcrc-resilience-southeastasia.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/2017-National-Social-Protection-Policy-Framework-2016-2025-NSPPF.pdf>. Accessed 11 May 2018.
Payment/delivery frequency
Monthly
References
OECD. 2017. Social Protection System Review of Cambodia. OECD Development Pathways. Paris: OECD Publishing. <https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/development/social-protection-system-review-of-cambodia_9789264282285-en>. Accessed 11 May 2018.