Author:Fábio Veras Soares, Pedro Lara de Arruda
Subject: Social Protection and CCTs
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Abstract: “This note aims to document Social Technologies (STs) that have strongly influenced public policies in Brazil, as well as government efforts—through adoption/adaptation and funding—to contribute to the development and dissemination of STs. The main areas in which STs are applied (and fostered) in Brazil are adaptation to the semi-arid region and prevention of natural disasters, food security, education, energy, housing, income, water management, income generation, health and the environment.” (…)

keywords: Social Technologies, Public Policies, Brazil
Date Publication: 03/06/2015 - 09:00
Type/Issue: Policy Research Brief / 48
ISSN: 2358-1379
Language: English