Botswana: Challenges to the Safety Net Preparing for the Next Crisis Dec 16, 2011 By Jeanine Braithwaite Botswana: Challenges to the Safety Net Preparing for the Next Crisis Botswana: Challenges to the Safety Net Preparing for the Next Crisis World Bank - Africa Region. Jeanine Braithwaite Jeanine Braithwaite is Professor of Public Policy, General Faculty, at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy. Read full bio Related Content Jeanine Braithwaite Child and Orphan Poverty in Swaziland Research This report quantifies child and orphan poverty in the Kingdom of Swaziland during 2001 and 2010. Poverty is understood as consumption (monetary) poverty and not as multidimensional deprivation. Learning from Each Other: Social Protection and Labor and the Global South. Research Batten's Poverty Simulation Encourages Empathy News Last Saturday, Oct. 21, as many hit snooze on the alarm, students gathered at the University’s Slaughter Recreation Center to experience what it might be like to live in poverty.