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The implications of conditionality social assistance programmes

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Social protection measures as the cornerstone of social policy in low- income countries are riding high on the international development policy agenda. This has led to a rapid increase in the number of state-led schemes aimed at alleviating chronic poverty and vulnerability in lower- income countries since the turn of the twenty-first century with a growing focus on conditionality. International policy attention to social protection is illustrated by the ongoing UN Social Protection Floor ini...

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10.4337/9781849809900.00016

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
Research group:
Young Lives
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Author
Publisher:
Edward Elgar Publishing Publisher's website
Volume:
10
Issue:
2
Pages:
155–171
Host title:
Social Policy in a Developing World
Publication date:
2013-04-03
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ISBN:
9781849809900
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uuid:7e9e486b-fea9-4c24-8af8-156c12a1896c
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pubs:432332
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2016-09-14

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