Our impact on recipient households has been documented by a rigorous third-party experimental evaluation (RCT), considered the gold standard for evidence.
We're averaging per dollar placed directly in the hands of the poor.
Who should we help with our limited resources? How should we find the people we’d like to help? Country Director Mitch Riley explains GiveDirectly's recent targeting pilot and new eligibility criteria in Kenya.
Take a walk through a village in Siaya County, Kenya, meeting both recipients and non-recipients.
We deliver payments electronically and use advanced tools to manage logistics and fraud.
Evaluations underway or completed
We address policy questions that keep emerging-market leaders up at night. Studies in progress examine the optimal design and macroeconomic impact of transfers.
We publish our internal, unedited performance data. In December, we reached almost two thousand households after fully implementing our rolling model for our new campaign. Turnaround time decreased as we wrapped up initial transfers for an older campaign in Kenya.