The purpose of this report is to identify the main enablers and constrainers of resiliency and graduation from food and cash support provided through the Food Security Programme (FSP) in Ethiopia. Different groups of women and men were interviewed to explore and interrogate the gendered experiences of change in relation to social protection provisions.
The aim was to: identify different pathways to graduation for different participating households; identify indicators of graduation, resilience and sustainability that go beyond simple benchmarks or thresholds; and understand the enablers and constrainers to graduation. The larger objective of this work is to learn from the ways households strengthen their livelihoods in different PSNP scenarios in order to inform policy debates around assessing sustainable graduation from social protection programmes.
Sabates-Wheeler, R.; Mulugeta Tefera; Girma Bekele. FAC Working Paper 44. Assessing Enablers and Constrainers of Graduation: Evidence from the FoodSecurity Programme, Ethiopia. Future Agricultures Consortium, Brighton, UK (2012) 43 pp.