Booklet: Social Protection in Africa. Overview for policy-makers

The Centre for Social Development in Africa (CSDA) in association with the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) have published a Booklet on Social Protection targeted at Policy makers. The Booklet was launched at the 12th Annual Meeting of African Academies of Science (AMASA), in Johannesburg in November 2016. … ———- Please continue reading

Two Vacancies at FAO

The From Protection to Production (PtoP) project of the FAO seeks to fill two positions: an expert on qualitative research of labour impacts of cash transfer programmes in Sub-Saharan Africa (for ToR see here); and a team leader for a case study on gender and social protection (for ToR see … ———- Please continue reading

Findings from the Cash Atlas

The Cash Atlas was launched in July 2013 by the Cash Learning Partnership as a mapping tool to provide information on cash transfer programmes world-wide. Today, the cash atlas includes 713 projects. The data shows that the majority of projects (80%) implemented in 2014 included food security and livelihoods objectives, … ———- Please continue reading