'Providing a rich evidence base on gendered risk and vulnerabilities, this is a valuable analysis of social protection programmes through a gender lens.'
Sarah Cook, Director of the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development
'This publication highlights a key gap in the current design of social protection programs and policies. It contributes to a rethinking of current interventions on social protection.'
Lilian Keene-Mugerwa, Platform For Labour Action
'A timely and critical addition to the literature on this subject. Comprehensive yet context specific, this book provides an excellent balance of theory with practical guidance.'
Suzette Mitchell, UN Women (Vietnam)
'Analytically strong with richly illustrated examples based on research carried out in five continents, this book makes an important and welcome contribution to the ongoing debate over how to tackle poverty.'
Maxine Molyneux, Director of the Institute of the Americas, University College London
'This book should be required reading for academics and practitioners alike.'
Liesl Haas, California State University