Author:Silvio Daidone, Benjamin Davis, Joshua Dewbre, Katia Covarrubias
Subject: Social Protection and CCTs
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Abstract: “Lesotho’s Child Grants Programme (CGP) provides cash transfers to reduce malnutrition, improve health and increase school enrolment among orphans and vulnerable children. The programme has undergone a major transformation since it started in 2009: funding has largely been taken over by the government, and the institutional and operational systems needed for a nationwide programme are in place. Today, the CGP reaches nearly 20,000 households and 65,000 children across Lesotho.”(…)

keywords: Impacts, Child Grants Programme, Lesotho
Date Publication: 03/06/2015 - 09:06
Type/Issue: One Pager / 281
ISSN: 2318-9118
Language: English