Author:Denise do Carmo Direito, Natália Massaco Koga, Elaine Cristina Lício, Jeniffer Carla de Paula N. Chaves
Subject: Pro-poor Growth
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Abstract: "In recent years, the role of the Cadastro Único para Programas Sociais (the federal government's Single Registry for Social Programmes) has been strengthened as a tool for coordinating a wide range of public policies in Brazil. In fact, from its very inception, the Cadastro Único was to be used as a tool for identifying and classifying the socio-economic characteristics of low-income families. Its use was "mandatory in selecting beneficiaries and in integrating the social programmes put in place by the federal government for that specific target population". (…)"

keywords: Single Registry, tool, coordination, social policies
Date Publication: 07/06/2016 - 08:03
Type/Issue: One Pager / 327
ISSN: 2318-9118
Language: English