Author:Gelson Tembo, Nicholas Freeland
Subject: Social Protection and CCTs
" /> Abstract: Social cash transfers (SCTs) have become increasingly popular in Sub-Saharan Africa, because growth-centred development policies have failed to reduce poverty. SCTs support the consumption of the poorest, and allow them to invest in human and other forms of capital that reduce the intergenerational transmission of poverty. (...)

keywords: Social Cash Transfers in Zambia: What Is Their Impact?
Date Publication: 08/07/2009 (All day)
Type/Issue: One Pager / 91
Language: English