Cash Hub Webinar Series

Webinar 10: Adapting to COVID-19 The Use of Cash & Markets in the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement

September 16, 2020


TIME: 08:00 am Washington DC/14:00 Geneva/20:00 Kuala Lumpur

This online event organized by the Cash Hub will include an update on the Lebanon: Beirut-Port Explosion Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) plans and also how CVA has been used in the Myanmar Rakhine Response to COVID-19. Speakers Include:

  • Maysa Ibrahim – Basic Assistance Programme Manager, Lebanese Red Cross
  • Bilal Shah – Cash Coordinator, IFRC 
  • Aye Aye Nyein – Director of Rakhine Operation Management Unit, Myanmar Red Cross

The webinar will last 1 hour and there will be a Q&A at the end of each talk. For the Q&A on the Rakhine response Aye Aye Nyein will be joined by:

  • Moe Thida Win – Deputy Director, Distaster Management Department, Myanmar Red Cross
  • Gurudatta Shirodkar, Livelihoods Delegate, IFRC, Myanmar CO 

The webinar will be delivered in English