The Old Age Allowance and perceptions of the state in Rolpa District, Nepal

Sony KC, Bishnu Raj Upreti, Suman Babu Paudel, Gopikesh Acharya, Annal Tandukar and Babken Babajanian

Type: Working Paper

Organisation: NCCR

Country: Nepal

Date: 27/10/2014

Full summary

This working paper explores the Old Age Allowance programme in Nepal, focusing on how it influences people’s views of the state. The paper offers valuable insight into the beneficiaries’ experiences, concerns and priorities and looks at what can be done to improve the Old Age Allowance programme.