Award for Kate Orkin’s role in keeping millions out of poverty
Faculty member Kate Orkin has won the ESRC award for Outstanding Public Policy Impact, for her role advising the South African government during COVID-19 and beyond. She influenced £4.87 billion in spending that helped 28.5 million people and saved 5.5 million from extreme poverty.
Impact: Millions kept out of food poverty as Oxford research proves cash payments provide fast, effective aid
Oxford University feature on the impact made by faculty member Kate Orkin, whose research evidence and advice to the South African government during COVID-19 influenced £4.87 billion in spending that helped 28.5 million people.
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