In Nepal, children living in households with grandparents eligible for unconditional old-age allowance had a 7% - 8% higher probability of survival 12 months after birth.

A review of 14 studies on the impact of cash transfer interventions on infant health. The study suggests that unconditional programmes yielded more positive outcomes regarding birth weight and infant mortality relative to programs conditional on labor force participation, which yielded no positive effects.

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