Grievance Mechanisms for Social Protection Programmes: Stumbling blocks and best practice (One Pager 320)

Organization(s): International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth
Author: Valentina Barca
Year: 2016
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This one-page brief examines grievance mechanisms in social protection systems.

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