Tackling Chronic Poverty and Acute Food Insecurity through Social Protection

CASH TRANSFERS ARE A VERY IMPORTANT WAY TO PROTECT THE MOST VULNERABLE IN ZIMBABWE.

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Tanaka Ziyavaya

Highlights

UNICEF has established the ‘Child Sensitive Support to Strengthening Social Protection Systems in Zimbabwe’ programme. The aim of this programme is to provide medium-to-long term assistance to supporting the different components. 
of the social protection system. Included in this programme is the Emergency Social Cash Transfer  Programme. This is a ‘shock responsive’ social protection instrument that aims to bridge the humanitarian and development divide and support the strengthening of the social protection system and its reach across the country.

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UNICEF Zimbabwe
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