Author:Agustín Escobar Latapí
Subject: Social Protection and CCTs
" /> Abstract: The evolution of PROGRESA/Oportunidades program demonstrates that Conditional Cash Transfer programmes (CCTs) do not function in an isolated manner. The program is implemented by a national authority that consolidates information relating to programme conditionality compliance, decides who to target as beneficiaries, and distributes resources to such beneficiaries. Considering that health and education services are fundamental elements of the Oportunidades, programme success is dependent upon the quality and effective provision of such services when they finally reach their intended beneficiaries, at the local level. (...)

keywords: Public Policy and Society: Two Essential Mediating Factors for Conditional Transfer Programmes
Date Publication: 11/09/2012 (All day)
Type/Issue: One Pager / 171
Language: English