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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: food, stamp, program, benefits, delivering, alternative, assistance, potential, impacts, systems
Number of Pages: 86
Published: 1995-04-01
ISBN-10: 0788117076
ISBN-13: 9780788117077

Examines two alternatives to the coupon-based system for delivering benefits; The use of electronic fund transfer technologies, referred to as electronic benefits transfer, and the distribution of benefits by check, referred to as cash-out. Also examines the effects that the alternatives might have on the programs costs, number of participants, and assurance that benefits are actually used for food. 7 charts and tables

Author: Timothy Besley
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: lessons, country, experiences, insights, growth, promise, pro, poor, delivering
Number of Pages: 271
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 0821365150
ISBN-13: 9780821365151

Broad-based growth is critical for accelerating poverty reduction. But income inequality also affects the pace at which growth translates into gains for the poor. Despite the attention researchers have given to the relative roles of growth and inqequality in reducing poverty, little is known about how the microunderpinnings of growth strategies affect poor households' ability to participate in and profit from growth.'Delivering on the Promise of Pro-Poor Growth' contributes to the debate on how to accelerate poverty reduction by providing insights from eight countries that have been relatively

Author: Alexandre Marc
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: societies, multicultural, services, delivering
Number of Pages: 118
Published: 2009-11-23
ISBN-10: 0821380494
ISBN-13: 9780821380499

Over the last two decades the world has witnessed an important transformation of the concept of citizenship and social integration, increasingly recognizing that cultural and ethnic diversity need to be considered when designing and implementing social policies. The increasing cultural diversity of societies, along with the important role culture plays in forming identities in these societies, creates major challenges for national and local governments in ensuring social cohesion and social inclusion.'Delivering Services in Multicultural Societies' reviews recent approaches to recognizing cult

Author: Edith B. Page
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: management, financing, technologies, works, goods, public, delivering
Number of Pages: 254
Published: 1991
ISBN-10: 1428921494
ISBN-13: 9781428921498

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: delivering, federal, services, role, key, sector, increasing, numbers, nonprofit
Number of Pages: 18
ISBN-10: 1422397408
ISBN-13: 9781422397404

Author: Cristina T. Chaplain (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: space, situational, awareness, capabilities, improved, challenges, acquisitions, development, oversight, delivering
Number of Pages: 60
ISBN-10: 1437986684
ISBN-13: 9781437986686

Author: Great Britain. Department for Children, Schools an
Publisher: © British Crown Copyright
Keywords: activities, saturday, friday, night, youth, offer, part, arts, guidance, practice, delivering, sports, positive, culture
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 2010
ISBN-10: 1847757502
ISBN-13: 9781847757500
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