Monthly Archives: January 2011

Paper by Kulima directors published in International Social Security Review

International Social Security ReviewThe paper “Cell phones, electronic delivery systems and social cash transfers: Recent evidence and experiences from Africa” by Dr Katharine Vincent and Ms Tracy Cull has just been published in the journal International Social Security Review.  The paper is based on extensive experience with analysing electronic delivery systems that Katharine and Tracy gained whilst working with the Regional Hunger and Vulnerability Programme.

Dr Katharine Vincent leaves for Japan for IPCC Lead Authors Meeting

Dr Katharine Vincent has just left for Tsukuba, Japan, where she will participate in the first Lead Authors Meeting of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) Working Group Two for the forthcoming Fifth Assessment Report.  Katharine is a lead author on chapter 9 (rural areas).  This will be the second time she has contributed to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: in the Fourth Assessment Report she was a contributing author to chapter 9 (Africa) and chapter 17 (Adaptation) of Working Group Two.