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Q.2:- What is meant by ‘Food for Work’ programme?

 

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‘Food for Work’ programme was started in 1970s to raise the standard of living of poors. These poverty alleviation programme aimed to raise income and employment for the poor through the creation of incremental assets and by means of work generation. This programme wanted to ensure goods instead of money.