This review paper synthesises and assesses evidence from the existing literature on poverty and livelihoods, access to basic services and social protection, and aid and its governance in conflict-affected areas of Pakistan, particularly the north-western province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and the Federally Administrative Tribal Areas (FATA). It identifies a number of key lessons for policy and programming.
Babar Shahbaz; Qasim Ali Shah; Suleri, A.Q.; Commins, S.; Akbar Ali Malik. Livelihoods, basic services and social protection in north-western Pakistan. SLRC Working Paper 5. ODI, London, UK (2012) 70 pp.