Africa

Learn more about the cash programmes and work within the African region, carried out by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. Search different resources including case studies, photos, articles and evaluations below.

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06 Apr 2020

Type: Research

Organisation: IFRC

This ZIP files contains a summary of Southern Africa cluster updates on responses and changes in the context of COVID-19, and a series of factsheets with a more detailed overview from NSs in Angola, Botswana, Eswaitini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

  • Cash and COVID-19
  • Africa

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27 Feb 2020

Type: Video

Organisation: Kenya Red Cross, ICHA

This short documentary (9'05'') focuses of the implementation of a shelter recovery programme using a mixed approach including community participation, cash and voucher assistance, and innovative technology (RedRose) to respond to floods in Kenya in 2018.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Cash technology
  • Africa

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27 Feb 2020

Type: Video

Organisation: Kenya Red Cross, ICHA

Short video offering an overview (2'21") of the implementation of a shelter recovery programme using a mixed approach including community participation, cash and voucher assistance, and innovative technology (RedRose) to respond to floods in Kenya in 2018.

  • Cash technology
  • Africa
  • Cash in emergencies

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01 Jan 2020

Type: Case study

Organisation: BRC, CaLP, USAID, Croix-Rouge de Belgique, Croix-Rouge Malienne

French version of a case study on the impact of CVA on gender dynamics, through the analysis of a pilot project of the Mali Red Cross distributing CVA in Koulikoro and Gao.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Cash in conflict
  • Africa

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10 Dec 2019

Type: Video

Organisation: BRC

Short video showing the versatile impact of cash distribution in Niger through the voice of people who receive cash grants to meet their food needs, and staff involved in the operation.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • National society cash readiness
  • Africa

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10 Dec 2019

Type: Video

Organisation: BRC

Short interview with the Secretary General of the Niger Red Cross, who explains the work of the National Society in relation to cash preparedness and cash programming in the context of the challenges faced in Niger.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa
  • National society cash readiness

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