Stage 5: Scaling
Economic Growth and Trade
Economic Growth and TradeSEE LESS
No Lean Season reduces the negative effects of seasonality on the poorest in rural agricultural areas by enabling labor mobility that increases incomes. It is a new program that we are testing inEvidence Action Beta's portfolio, based on rigorous experimental evidence.We give a travel subsidy of $20 to very poor rural laborers so they can send a family member to a nearby city to find a job during the period between planting and harvesting.