The present Synthesis Overview has been produced by the ROMWBT Team experts based on a draft generated by KOMIS, in order to allow a comparative analysis of the performance of EU External Cooperation national projects in Kosovo in the period 2009 - 2010.
In terms of targets, the EC emphasises that a comprehensive social protection policy should extend from support for extremely poor people to wider categories of people living with poverty and vulnerability.
Le rapport du Programme régional de Sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle pour l'Amérique centrale (PRESANCA) offre un aperçu de la situation alimentaire dans la région à partir de nombreuses données statistiques concernant notamment la malnutrition infantile.
International aid agencies and governments are increasingly giving cash payments as a way to provide relief to people after disasters. The use of cash, as opposed to "in kind" assistance, is a relatively new approach.
This policy brief presents in two pages how social transfers can contribute to the fight against poverty. Indeed, social transfers encourage consumption and generate economics growth at household level.
The article studies data from PSNP and presents an econometric analysis of food and cash transfer programs. Due to the food price increase, the effectiveness of social transfer programs is now questioned. This feeds the debate on food-insecurity alleviation strategies: cash or food ?