Category - Global aid issues

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Market systems and social protection approaches to sustained exits from poverty: can we combine the best of both?

On a recent field trip in Kalikot in remote, rural Nepal, our team came across a poor local man who had been working as a cook, until he was approached by a well-meaning INGO who paid him to attend training on how to become a weaver. A few months later, the INGO paid him some more to train 32...