Workshop targets coherence of poverty alleviation programmes
Katherine Hall
   
     
  The targeting of poverty alleviation programmes to children was in the spotlight at a Children’s Institute and Save the Children Sweden workshop in September 2007. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the Institute’s Means to Live research with representatives from a range of government departments and civil society sectors.

The research focused on targeting aspects of six national poverty alleviation programmes related to children’s socio-economic rights – the Child Support Grant, the School Exemption Pol