What is Social Protection?

In-kind transfers

“In-kind transfers provide non-cash benefits to eligible and registered beneficiaries. These are usually in the form of a commodity good.”

See also: Social Assistance

Source: Britto, P. et al. 2013. "Social Protection Programs and Early Childhood Development: Unexplored Potential". Australia: Plan International. <https://medicine.yale.edu/childstudy/fcpb/research/publications/Yale%20Plan%20Social%20Protection%20Study_FINAL_173185_284_28959_v3.pdf>. Accessed 12 June 2020.