New Strategy for Poverty Eradication in Brazil: the Emergence of the Brasil Sem Miséria Plan

ONE PAGER | NUMBER 214 | AUGUST 2013 Author: Romulo Paes (RIO+ Centre) The main budgetary challenge for Brasil Sem Miséria Plan (PBSM) is to strike a better balance between the services offered and the benefits transferred. In general, the social protection model that the PBSM is a (visible) part of repeats the same type of asymmetric intervention in favour of benefits as the models that preceded it. Despite the challenges, however, PBSM represents an added approach to the social protection policies enacted by the previous administration

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