Mainstreaming Social Protection in Uganda’s Poverty Reduction Strategy

IDS was asked by the Department of International Development Uganda to assist Uganda’s Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development in their efforts to mainstream social protection concerns throughout Uganda’s revised Poverty Eradication Action Plan (PEAP).


Phase I Report: ‘Vulnerability Assessment and Review of Initiatives’:

Project details

start date
22 January 2002
end date
22 January 2003


About this project

Programmes and centres
Centre for Social Protection

Recent work

Working Paper

Transformative Social Protection

IDS working papers;232

Social protection describes all public and private initiatives that provide income or consumption transfers to the poor, protect the vulnerable against livelihood risks, and enhance the social status and rights of the marginalised; with the overall objective of reducing the economic and social...

1 January 2004