Yolanda-hit families given UCTs recovered fully–PIDS study

UNCONDITIONAL-cash transfers (UCTs) distributed to households affected by Supertyphoon Yolanda (international code name Haiyan) were able to help half of the beneficiaries fully recover from the disaster, according to a study by the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS). The researchers found that 61 in every 100 beneficiary households of the UCTs by the United […] Read The Rest at :