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BRIEF

RSR List of Activities (MENA)

January 20, 2015




Middle East and North Africa

 

Building Social Protection Systems

Djibouti - Employment for the Poor Project

Funding
Amount
Timeline Project ID

Piloted an integrated safety net mechanism that
combines a workfare program with social assistance
for nutrition, using community-driven and participatory 
approaches as well as targeted capacity building 
interventions.

Associated IDA-project

173,593 Jan 2010

April 2012
 

 

Sharing Knowledge

Equity and Inclusion

Funding 
Amount
Timeline Project ID

Captured lessons from the success of the United
Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine
Refugees, which provided education to Palestinian 
students in the Middle East.

 

398, 720 Oct 2010

Nov 2012
P126909

 

Protecting Access to Basic Services

Yemen - Social Welfare Fund Institutional Support
Project

Funding 
Amount
Timeline Project ID

The grant supported a short household survey to
monitor the economic and social impact of instability,
including food insecurity. The pilot project was 
cancelled due to prevailing security concerns in
Yemen.

201,146 Nov 2010

Dec 2012
P117608