Volume 14 Issue 2 2018


Muhammad Ali Pasha
University Of Sindh, Jamshooro.

Parveen Shah
Shah Abdul Latif University.

Saleem Rahpota
Shah Abdul Latif University.

Abstract Poverty is defined as a state as a result of economic, social, and demographic factors when meeting a certain criterion. For the reduction of poverty, a social protection program is created and initiated that refers to a mechanism using which certain policies and strategies are put into action to provide facilities to the underprivileged section of the country to enhance their standard of living and household livelihood and consumption. This research paper is focused on the benefits and implications of BISP in the country of Pakistan which is a developing nation and has been facing the challenge of poverty. Firstly an overview of the term of poverty is done followed by an overview of social protection program from a global and national perspective. Then an overview of BISP and its goals and process is done. Then the study looks into the positive aspect of the implementation of the scheme and what its shortcomings are that have affected its success. Many challenges and incompetency have been discussed while providing ideas for resolution as well.
Keywords Benazir Income Support Programme, BIPS, Poverty, Alleviation of Poverty, Reduction of Poverty, Social Protection Programme, Women Empowermen
Year 2018
Volume 14
Issue 2
Type Short Report
Recognized by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan, HEC
Category "Y"
Journal Name IBT Journal of Business Studies
Publisher Name ILMA University
Jel Classification I3,P36, P46
ISSN no (E, Electronic) 2409-6520
ISSN no (P, Print) 2416-8393
Country Pakistan
City Karachi
Institution Type University
Journal Type Open Access
Type of Review Double Blind Peer Reviewed
Format PDF
Paper Link
Page 198-208
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