Role of Communities to Improve Targeting: Indonesia’s experience. REGIONAL POVERTY FORUM. 1-3 D ecember 2010. There has been a growing interest in community targeting. Who may involve in the decision making process A community leader or a group of elite
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BLT first-stage targeting used community-based nominations of prospective beneficiary households
The World Bank and Statistics Office (BPS) conducted a pilot to examine how the different targeting methods can optimally applied in Indonesia …
Community better identify the very poor, although PMT had the lowest rate of mistargeting overall
PMT centered to the left of community methods —better performing on average.
However, community methods select more of the very poor (those below PPP$1 per day).
How to minimise risk and maximise gains of community-targeting?