Author:Pedro Lara de Arruda
Poverty and Inequality, Social Protection and CCTs

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Abstract: "Mozambique is a low-income nation in southern Africa with a poverty incidence at around 40 per cent. Its three flagship social transfer initiatives are: the Basic Social Subsidy Programme (Programa de Subsídio Social Básico—PSSB): a cash transfer targeting extremely poor households with no fit-for-work adults and headed by elderly people or having members with a disability or a chronic illness who are unable to work". (...)

keywords: Challenge, harmonising, Mozambique, core, social transfer, programmes
Date Publication: 09/10/2018 - 08:00
Type/Issue: One Pager / 399
ISSN: 2318-9118
Language: English