Givedirectly model 2 target: using publicly available data to determine extremely poor communities, field staff go to households to collect data on poverty and enroll recipients audit a set of independent checks determine recipient eligibility transfer: an estimated $1000 is transferred to households ( around one year's total. This paper presents the main findings of a quantitative evaluation of the red de protección social (rps), a conditional cash transfer program in nicaragua, against its primary objectives these included supplementing income to increase household expenditures on food, reducing primary school desertion, and improving. Philippines conditional cash transfer program: impact evaluation 2012 (english ) the specific objectives of the program are to: a) keep children in school, b) keep children healthy, and c) invest in the future of children it reflects the government's commitment to promoting inclusive growth by investing in human capital to. This paper provides an ex ante assessment of the implementation of the conditional cash transfer (cct) program in the philippines, the pantawid pamilyang pilipino the study investigates the impact of cct on current poverty, and the impact of this extra money on school attendance under different transfer amounts and. Evaluating the impact of conditional cash transfer programs lessons from latin america laura b rawlings and gloria m rubio world bank policy research working paper 3119, august 2003 the policy research working paper series disseminates the findings of work in progress to encourage the. The world bank has been active in supporting impact evaluation work, conducted both inside and outside the bank impact evaluations show that many safety net interventions, including conditional and unconditional cash transfers as well as workfare programs, have achieved their primary objectives of raising households'. Any comments or queries should be directed to the corresponding author pedro carneiro at [email protected] suggested citation: armand, a and carneiro, p , 2017, impact evaluation of the conditional cash transfer programme for secondary school attendance in macedonia, 3ie grantee final report.
Unconditional cash transfers (ucts) allow poor households the choice and flexibility of allocating resources to meet the needs they find most pressing in rarieda, kenya, researchers conducted a randomized evaluation to measure the impact of givedirectly's uct program on poor rural households' economic and. Social cash transfer programme: impact evaluation (randomized control trial) impact evaluation (randomized control trial): 24-month report for the multiple category targeting grant ministry of community development, mother and child health, lusaka, zambia - december 2014 impact evaluation (randomized. Wfp/unicef/ifpri impact evaluation of cash and food transfers at early childhood development centers in karamoja, uganda final impact report daniel o gilligan amy margolies esteban quiñones shalini roy first draft: january 10, 2013 final draft: may 17, 2013 international food policy research. Carolina population center university of north carolina at chapel hill 211 b west cameron street/ campus box 8120 / chapel hill, north carolina 27516- 2524 november 15, 2016 malawi social cash transfer programme endline impact evaluation report.
This paper evaluates the impact of an increase in the value of the cash transfer paid to families by the brazilian bolsa família program the existence of a similar program in the state of ceará, bolsa cidadão, that increases the value received by a sub-group of families, provides a unique dataset, enabling us to evaluate the. This evaluation of the tabangko program employed a randomized, controlled trial to explore how different cash transfer amounts would affect the use of financial resources and promote economic recovery after a natural disaster it also examined how combining uct's with an overview of financial concepts. The conditional cash transfer (cct) revolution in latin america and the caribbean, beginning in the mid-1990s and continuing to this day, heralded a new prominence and acceptance of applying rigorous impact evaluations to social programmes beginning with the landmark impact evaluation of the mexican progresa. The chile solidario programme is an avant garde conditional cash transfer (cct) in the latin american context, introducing innovative features aimed at addressing specifically the multidimensional innovative features in conditional cash transfers: an impact evaluation of chile solidario on households and children.
5089 the short-term impacts of a schooling conditional cash transfer program on the sexual behavior of young women sarah baird ephraim chirwa craig mcintosh berk özler the world bank development research group poverty and inequality team october 2009 impact evaluation series no 40 wps5089. Impact evaluation of a cash-transfer programme for syrian refugees in lebanon by christian lehmann and daniel t r masterson daniel masterson is a phd student in political science at yale university daniel worked for unhcr in syria in 2007 and 2008 from 2008 to 2011, he worked as the. This infographic highlights three positive outcomes from air's impact evaluations of two large cash transfer programs in zambia the evaluations included some of the largest randomized control trials of cash transfer programs in africa and gives evidence that such programs can help alleviate poverty and. Are cash transfers better chunky or smooth: evidence from an impact evaluation of a cash transfer program in northern nigeria report from world bank published on 01 sep 2017 — view original preview download pdf (100518 kb) experimenting with cash transfer models in nigeria.
It also shows that cash transfers can generate multiplier effects bolstering local economies against this backdrop, from evidence to action: the story of cash transfers and impact evaluation in sub-saharan africa advances the regional discourse on social protection it documents the evidence base on cash transfers in the. In the new book, from evidence to action: the story of cash transfers and impact evaluation in sub-saharan africa, leading researchers provide compelling new evidence about the effectiveness of unconditional cash transfers —direct and predictable transfers without strings attached to specific behavioral changes—in.
Impact evaluations must be embedded in the ongoing process of policy and programme design in order to be effective in influencing country policy this is the primary lesson found in this book, which is based on the rigorous impact evaluations and country-case study analysis of government-run cash transfer programmes. When people say “evidence-based policymaking” or they talk about the “ credibility revolution, they are surely trying to talk about the fact that (a) we have ( or trying hard to have) better evidence on impacts of various approaches to solve problems, and (b) we should use that evidence to make better decisions regarding policy. The international poverty centre (ipc), with the support of gtz and unfpa, has recently undertaken an impact evaluation of the pilot of tekoporã, a conditional cash transfer (cct) programme in paraguay previously, ipc analysed the logical framework of this programme and its implementation challenges, and.
Some economists, with their recent fad for evaluation, have managed to get themselves deeply confused about what the conditional in conditional cash transfer (cct) is really about they often interpret the effectiveness of ccts relative to the action/behavior/outcome that was conditioned on—for. Uganda cash transfer impact evaluation livelihoods and economic recovery in northern uganda (learn 1 & 2) reinforcing returnee livelihoods and food security through direct cash transfers otuke district, lango sub- region, northern uganda november 2011 evaluation conducted by emily sloane. The detailed description and reflective assessment of the methodological approach to impact evaluation in the volume is a very welcomed addition to the existing literature together with the project reports cited and with the eventual availability of the relevant data, this volume will be an invaluable resource for future. Philippines conditional cash transfer program impact evaluation 2012 january 22, 2013 nazmul chaudhury jed friedman junko onishi world bank, east asia and pacific region, human development world bank, development economics research group social protection unit human development sector.