Program Objectives

Main Objectives
Wage employment
Food security
Financial Inclusion
Self-employment
Market access
Social services
Diversification
Women's Empowerment
Environmental Management
Productivity
Social Inclusion
Resilience
Program Development Objective(description)

Increase access to social safety nets for poor and vulnerable households and lay the foundations for an adaptive system of social safety nets in Burkina Faso

Program Components

TRANSFERS
COACHING
BUSINESS CAPITAL
FINANCIAL SERVICES FACILITATION
WAGE EMPLOYMENT FACILITATION
MARKET LINKS
SKILLS TRAINING
NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE
Average Program Duration for Program Beneficiaries
Under one year
Between one and three years
More than three years
Do Participants Access Components in a Specific Sequence?

Digitization

COMPONENTS DELIVERED DIGITALLY
TRANSFERS
COACHING
BUSINESS CAPITAL
FINANCIAL SERVICES FACILITATION
MARKET LINKS
SKILLS TRAINING

PARTICIPANT PROFILE

TARGETED POVERTY GROUPS

Poor

Extreme poor

Ultra-poor

PRIORITY VULNERABLE GROUPS

Women

Children

Displacement-affected

ELIGIBILITYCRITERIA

Sex

Poverty status

Having dependents

PARTICIPANT IDENTIFICATION METHODS

Geographic targeting

Categorical targeting

Community-based targeting

Proxy Means Test

Basic Program Information

COUNTRY
Burkina Faso
REGION
Sub-Saharan Africa
LEAD IMPLEMENTING AGENCY
Supervising Ministry and Ministry of Finance
TYPE LEAD
IMPLEMENTING AGENCY
National/central government
START DATE
END DATE
PRIMARY ENTRY POINT
Social Safety Nets
P-CODE (WB PROGRAMS)
P124015
GLOBAL PRACTICE (WB PROGRAMS)
Social Protection & Jobs

Country Information

Lending Category (WB Only)
IDA
FCV Country (WB FY20 List)
Yes
TOTAL POPULATION (Million)

17.59

POVERTY HEADCOUNT (NPL)

40.10%

POVERTY HEADCOUNT ($1.90/DAYPPP2011)

43.77%

POVERTY HEADCOUNT (MPI)

74.37%

NO. ECONOMIC INCLUSION PROGRAMS IN THE COUNTRY

5

NO. BENEFICIARIES (DIRECT & INDIRECT) OF ECONOMIC INCLUSION PROGRAMS IN THE COUNTRY

799,786

PLANNED RESEARCH AND EVALUATION

EVALUATION/RESEARCH TYPES
Process evaluation
Impact evaluation
IMPACT EVALUATION TOPICS
Impact of different component variations
NAME RESEARCH PARTNERS
- World Bank unit of Health, Nutrition & Population
- World Bank unit of Social Protection and Jobs
- Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA)
- Institut des Sciences de la sante et de la population (Universite Joseph Ki Zerbo de Ouagadougou)
DATE WHEN RESULTS AVAILABLE
les evaluations sont en cours et les resultats sont attendus a partir de 2021
EN: evaluations are ongoing and results are expected from 2021 onwards
LINK TO PUBLISHED WORK
N/A

Program Coverage

DIRECT BENEFICIARIES

61,936

DIRECT & INDIRE CT BEN EFICIARIES

366,661

PERCENTAGE FEMALE BENEFICIARIES

76-99%

Percentage of country population
2.08%
Percentage of country population under the poverty line
5.20%
Area/s
Rural
Geographic coverage
Several states/regions

Institutional Arrangements

Organizations Involved In Implementation Providing Financing
National/central government
Regional/district government
Local/municipal government
Nongovernmental organization
Community
Financial Service Provider
World Bank
Multilateral organization (not WB)
Bilateral organization
Private sector organization

Community Engagement

Components Delivered Through Community
  • Business capital
  • Skills Training
  • Coaching
  • Financial services facilitation
  • Market Links
Community Structures Leveraged for Program delivery
  • Informal community groups
  • Formal community groups
  • Formalized producer organizations
  • Local governance group
Does the program create/strengthen community structures/groups?

Contact Us

Colin Andrews, Program Manager
peidp@worldbank.org

DNA: Does Not Apply; FY: Fiscal Year; FCV: Fragility, Conflict, and Violence; MPI: Multidimensional Poverty Index; NPL: National Poverty Line; N/A: Not available; WB: World Bank