Ghana To Strengthen its Social Safety Program for 1.6 Million People - World Bank Group

by worldbank.org 03/31/2021

The World Bank today approved the $100 million Ghana Productive Safety Net Project 2 (GPSNP 2). The project will support the Government of Ghana to expand and strengthen its social safety net program which will directly benefit over 1.6 million people in the country. The project will help to improve the incomes and productivity of the poor and vulnerable.


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