COVID-19 and the urban poor in Ethiopia – part two
This brief from the second report in a 6-part series, explores the impact of COVID-19 and government response measures on poor and vulnerable groups in urban areas in Ethiopia. The findings in this round highlight the importance of policies that ensure the most vulnerable benefit from the support provided by government and other organisations, and that the process of targeting the support is transparent. The full research report can be found here.
Authored by Donna Harris, Alula Teklu, Girmay Medhin, Israel Mitiku, Biniyam Tadesse, Mekdes Demissie, and Frehiwot Bekele. The study is funded through the Building Resilience in Ethiopia (BRE) Programme and implemented in partnership with the Maintains Programme.
All Maintains evidence and articles relating to COVID-19 can be found here.
Full title: COVID-19 and the urban poor in Ethiopia – part two
Published by: BRE
Sector: Disaster risk financing, Education, Gender and equity, Governance, Health, Nutrition, Social protection
Type of resource: Brief
Date produced: October 2020
File type: PDF