6 black & white illustrations, 28 black & white tables, 6 black & white line drawings
Emmanuel Remi Aiyede, Nicholas Awortwi
Table Of Contents
1. Politics, Public Policy and Social Protection in Africa: An Introduction and Overview, Nicholas Awortwi 2. Political Patronage And The Expansion Of Cash Transfer Programmes In Kenya, Fredrick O. Wanyama and Erick O. Nyambedha 3. The Scope and Limits of Ghana's Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty Programme, Ama de-Graft Aikins, Seidu Alidu, Ellen Bortei-Doku Aryeetey , George Domfe, Ralph Armah 4. Public Policy, intergovernmental Politics and the Piloting of Cash Transfers in Nigeria, Akinpelu Olanrewaju Olutayo and Ezekiel Best 5. Social Assistance As Election Bait: The Expansion Of Senior Citizens' Cash Transfer Programme in Uganda, Margaret Angucia and Mesharch W. Katusiimeh 6. Social Contract In The Absence Of A Written Policy: Provision Of Social Assistance In Botswana, Emmanuel Botlhale, Mogopodi Lekorwe, Baakile Motshegwa, and Bashi Mothusi 7. Conclusion: Reluctant Domestic and Enthusiastic International Actors of Cash Transfer Programmes in Africa, Nicholas Awortwi
Nicholas Awortwi holds PhD (cum laude) from the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) of Erasmus University and is currently the Director of Research for Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR), Nairobi, Kenya. E. Remi Aiyede is Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.