The report discusses what the LMI segments know, understand, and feel about the COVID-19 outbreak and examines its effect on them. The report also highlights actionable recommendations for policymakers to design suitable interventions that can help the LMI segment cope better in this difficult situation
MSC conducted a research study to assess what the low- and middle-income (LMI) segments in Uganda understand about COVID-19 in terms of awareness, preventive measures being taken, gender dynamics at play in their households, and the use of digital financial services during this time. We present our findings in this report.
The COVID-19 Exclusion Working Group has focused its efforts on improving the design and deployment of emergency social assistance programs to make them work better for women.
This report on awareness, communication, and outreach highlights the need for the integration of key communication components for effective implementation of social protection programs.
The Report “Responsible Practices to Address Seven Major Risks in COVID-19 Digital Financial Transfers” identifies seven heightened risks resulting from the speed and scale of COVID-19 digital transfer responses.