Last updated: 07/2/2024

Basic Information

Country
Geographic area
Population group
Working age group, Youth

Programme Details

Programme objectives

To provide income support to vulnerable groups.

References
World Bank 2012. Project Appraisal Document on a Proposed Grant in the Amount of SDR 16.2 Million (USD25.0 Million Equivalent) to the Republic of Guinea for a Productive Social Safety Net Project. Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. <http://www-wds.worldbank.org/external/default/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/ 2012/05/30/000333038_20120530232200/Rendered/PDF/661960PAD0Buff0se0Only 090Box369268B.pdf>.
Programme components
1. Cash for work 2. Trainings in non-cognitive skills. Training content will focus on topics such as civic education, the rights and responsibilities of workers, conflict prevention and resolution, HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment, entrepreneurship, management, environmental protection, etc.
References
World Bank 2012. Project Appraisal Document on a Proposed Grant in the Amount of SDR 16.2 Million (USD25.0 Million Equivalent) to the Republic of Guinea for a Productive Social Safety Net Project. Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. https://documents1.worldbank.org/curated/en/222311468257333859/text/661960PAD0Buff0se0Only090Box369268B.txt
Start date
2013
References
World Bank. 2015. Implementation Status & Results Report - Productive Social Safety Net Project (P123900). Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. <http://www-wds.worldbank.org/external/default/WDSContentServer/WDSP/AFR/2015/05/05/ 090224b082e3982d/1_0/Rendered/PDF/Guinea000Produ0Report000Sequence006.pdf>.
Coverage
61,112 beneficiaries (2019)
References
Perin, G., Dytz, J. and Mohamed, N. 2022. “The state of social protection for agrifood systems workers in West Africa”. Working Paper, No. 196. Brasília and Rome: International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Accessed 25 July 2023. Accessible at: https://doi.org/10.4060/cc3310en.
Programme expenditure
USD16.5 million (2012)
References
World Bank 2012. Project Appraisal Document on a Proposed Grant in the Amount of SDR 16.2 Million (USD25.0 Million Equivalent) to the Republic of Guinea for a Productive Social Safety Net Project. Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. <http://www-wds.worldbank.org/external/default/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/ 2012/05/30/000333038_20120530232200/Rendered/PDF/661960PAD0Buff0se0Only 090Box369268B.pdf>.

Targeting and eligiblity

Targeting methods
Categorical Targeting
Geographical Targeting
Community-Based Targeting
Self-Targeting
The beneficiary targeting process combines a self-selection approach and community-based selection. A targeting committee has been created in each community to select beneficiaries among all those who would have registered after the sensitisation campaign
References
Tebaldi, R. 2016. Gender and social protection in sub-Saharan Africa: a general assessment of programme design. Research Brief: International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth, 58. Accessed 30 January 2023. https://www.ipc-undp.org/pub/eng/PRB58_Gender_and_social_protection_in_sub_Saharan_Africa.pdf
Targeted areas
Urban and peri-urban areas; five communes of the special zone of Conakry and seven regional capitals.
References
Economic Policy Research Institute. n.d. 22. “Country Profile: Guinea.” Accessed on 25 July 2023. Accessible at: https://epri.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/22-Guinea.pdf
Target groups
Unskilled/semi-skilled people older than 18 years; quotas to include at least 40 per cent of women as beneficiaries
References
(i) Perin, G., Dytz, J. and Mohamed, N. 2022. “The state of social protection for agrifood systems workers in West Africa”. Working Paper, No. 196. Brasília and Rome: International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Accessed 25 July 2023. Accessible at: https://doi.org/10.4060/cc3310en. (ii) World Bank 2012. Project Appraisal Document on a Proposed Grant in the Amount of SDR 16.2 Million (USD25.0 Million Equivalent) to the Republic of Guinea for a Productive Social Safety Net Project. Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. https://documents1.worldbank.org/curated/en/222311468257333859/text/661960PAD0Buff0se0Only090Box369268B.txt
Eligibility criteria
Unskilled/semi-skilled people older than 18 years in the targeted areas. The training participants will be selected from the LIPW beneficiaries based on demand, a minimum educational level, and regular attendance at the LIPW programs.
References
(i) Perin, G., Dytz, J. and Mohamed, N. 2022. “The state of social protection for agrifood systems workers in West Africa”. Working Paper, No. 196. Brasília and Rome: International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Accessed 25 July 2023. Accessible at: https://doi.org/10.4060/cc3310en. (ii) World Bank 2012. Project Appraisal Document on a Proposed Grant in the Amount of SDR 16.2 Million (USD25.0 Million Equivalent) to the Republic of Guinea for a Productive Social Safety Net Project. Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. https://documents1.worldbank.org/curated/en/222311468257333859/text/661960PAD0Buff0se0Only090Box369268B.txt

Coverage and other information

Type of benefits
Cash
Amount of benefits
GNF35,000 per day; the amount depends on the specific areas of intervention and their current market rates. A daily stipend for those who participate of the training.
References
(i) World Bank 2012. Project Appraisal Document on a Proposed Grant in the Amount of SDR 16.2 Million (USD25.0 Million Equivalent) to the Republic of Guinea for a Productive Social Safety Net Project. Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. https://documents1.worldbank.org/curated/en/222311468257333859/text/661960PAD0Buff0se0Only090Box369268B.txt (ii) World Bank. 2014. Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet Restructuring Stage. Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. http://www-wds.worldbank.org/external/ default/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/2014/08/08/000333037_20140808104616/Rendered/ PDF/899190ISDS0Gui00Box385216B00PUBLIC0.pdf .
Payment/delivery frequency
Weekly
Monitoring and evaluation mechanisms and frequency
The Safety Net Unit—Cellule Filets Sociaux (CFS)—and its monitoring and evaluation specialist are responsible for coordinating the monitoring and evaluation activities and impact evaluation
References
World Bank 2012. Project Appraisal Document on a Proposed Grant in the Amount of SDR 16.2 Million (USD25.0 Million Equivalent) to the Republic of Guinea for a Productive Social Safety Net Project. Washington, DC: World Bank. Accessed 11 November 2015. <http://www-wds.worldbank.org/external/default/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/ 2012/05/30/000333038_20120530232200/Rendered/PDF/661960PAD0Buff0se0Only 090Box369268B.pdf>.