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Cash Transfers in Sierra Leone: Appropriate, Affordable and Feasible?

Research reports

Written by Rebecca Holmes

Evidence on how cash transfers can reduce poverty remains a hot topic in both development and relief circles. Some development agencies have put cash transfers at the centre of their social protection strategies. However, cash transfers are far from a panacea, and questions around the appropriateness and feasibility of cash transfers in different contexts are important and urgent.

Rebecca Holmes and Adam Jackson