What has BRAC learned in the 20 years since pioneering the Graduation approach?
By Greg Chen | Managing Director, BRAC Ultra-Poor Graduation Initiative
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Graduation, pioneered by BRAC in Bangladesh after recognizing that existing poverty alleviation programs were not reaching the people who were poorest or properly meeting their multidimensional needs. Now, alongside our partners we are positioning the approach to scale globally through governments. Here are three takeaways from 20 years of Graduation: