Published on 04/06/2022

Senegal: Protecting the most vulnerable from the risk of disasters, crises and shocks

In 2014, the World Bank's Fund for the Poorest Countries (IDA) approved a $40.5 million credit to help the government implement a social safety net system. The project allowed for the design of tools integrating existing safety net programs and creating a transparent, community-driven process for identifying beneficiaries.