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11/17/2021
Country Studies

COVID-19 G2P Cash-Transfer Payments Case Study: Philippines

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of the Philippines in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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11/17/2021
Country Studies

G2P Payment Arrangements in Egypt and COVID-19

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of Egypt in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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11/17/2021
Country Studies

COVID-19 G2P Cash-Transfer Payments Country Brief: South Africa

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of South Africa in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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11/17/2021
Country Studies

COVID-19 G2P Cash-Transfer Payments Country Brief: Jordan

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of Jordan in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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11/17/2021
Country Studies

COVID-19 G2P Cash-Transfer Payments Country Brief: Colombia

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of Colombia in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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11/17/2021
Country Studies

COVID-19 G2P Cash-Transfer Payments Country Brief: Peru

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of Peru in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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11/17/2021
Country Studies

COVID-19 G2P Cash-Transfer Payments Country Brief: Ecuador

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of Ecuador in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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11/17/2021
Country Studies

COVID-19 G2P Cash-Transfer Payments Country Brief: Pakistan

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of Pakistan in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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11/17/2021
Country Studies

COVID-19 G2P Cash-Transfer Delivery Country Brief: Brazil

G2PX is an initiative within the World Bank Group that seeks to improve government-to-people payments through digitization, in part by identifying best practices throughout the developing world. In this country study, G2PX examines the experience of Brazil in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

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10/26/2021
Country Studies

The Long-Term Effects of Access to Mobile Money in Kenya

M-PESA allows users to send and receive money through SMS messages. This IPA summary outlines one of the first studies examining the long-term effect access to M-PESA has on individuals, finding that in areas where M-PESA became more accessible, women were more likely to switch from farming to business occupations and to save more. It estimates that 185,000 women changed occupations, and 194,000 households, primarily female-headed households, were lifted above...

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