Project brief: Merankabandi

An overview of the social protection nets project in Burundi

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Merankabandi is a social protection net and support project for Burundi's most vulnerable rural households. It comprises a cash transferm program as well as complementary training activities to generate behavioral change in beneficiary households.

Such social safety nets aim to provide a social protection base for the most vulnerable and to protect families from the consequences of economic shocks, natural disasters and other crises.

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UNICEF Burundi
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