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Cash or Food Transfers with BCC - Physical Violence down 26%

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Strategy researched
 
Cash or food transfers with behaviour change communication (BCC)
 
Impact achieved
 
 
Country of study
 
Bangladesh
 
Research methodology
 
2 cluster RCTs with 5,000 households
 
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Excerpt from Abstract
 
"Six to ten months postprogram, IPV did not differ between women receiving transfers and a control group; however, women receiving transfers with BCC experienced 26% less physical violence. Evidence on mechanisms suggests sustained effects of BCC on women's “threat points,” men's social costs of violence, and household well-being."

 

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