Recent Events

  • The Transfer Project Workshop was held from April 6-8, 2016 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Click here for more.

  • Several researchers from the UNICEF Office of Research - Innocenti and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill presented at the 2016 Population Association of America (PAA) Annual Meeting, March 28 - April 2. Click here for more.

  • Ashu Handa presented and participated in a panel discussion at Sida "Development Talks" (DevTalks) on March 11, 2016. He presented an overview of social protection systems in sub-Saharan Africa and their key components, providing results from recent research on positive and negative effects from social protection programmes and cash transfers.

  • A special session entitled "Just Give Cash", which features four research papers from the Transfer Project extended team, was held at the Annual American Public Policy and Management (APPAM) Conference in Miami, FL USA from November 14th -16th, 2015. The session was chaired by Ashu Handa and feature results from cash transfer evaluations in Malawi, Zimbabwe and Zambia.