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

The Conversation: Escaping poverty trap requires more than cash lump sum

A recent article at “The Conversation” discusses the impact of lump sum cash transfers, arguing people may need more than simple provision of money, for they need a comprehensive package of support that also includes training, coaching an finance service. To read the full blog see here. For additional information see here (pdf, 153 … ———- Please continue reading