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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1 May 2020

Disaster and cash preparedness programme in Rwanda

Type:

Case study

Organization:

Key Aid Consulting

This case study supplements the overarching evaluation report on capacity building for enhanced response preparedness using Multipurpose cash transfers (MPC) within the Great Lakes Region projects implemented by the Belgian Red Cross-Flanders in Rwanda between September 2017 and February 2020.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa

6 April 2020

COVID-19: Southern Africa Cluster Updates from National Societies

Type:

Research

Organization:

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

1 April 2020

Disaster and cash preparedness programme in Tanzania

Type:

Case study

Organization:

Key Aid Consulting

This case study supplements the overarching evaluation report on capacity building for enhanced response preparedness using multipurpose cash transfers (MPC) within the Great Lakes Region projects implemented by the Belgian Red Cross-Flanders in Tanzania between September 2017 and February 2020.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa

13 March 2020

Programme de préparation aux transferts monétaires et à la réponse aux catastrophes naturelles au Burundi (DPII)

Type:

Case study

Organization:

Key Aid Consulting

(This document is in French but the summary has been provided in English). This case study supplements the overarching evaluation report on capacity building for enhanced response preparedness using multipurpose cash transfers MPC within the Great Lakes Region projects implemented by the Belgian Red Cross-Flanders in Burundi between September 2017 and February 2020.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa

27 February 2020

Short video – ICHA Shelter reconstruction process learning review (2’21”)

Type:

Video

Organization:

ICHA, Kenya Red Cross

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.

  • Africa
  • Cash and shelter
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Cash technology

27 February 2020

ICHA Shelter reconstruction process learning review – Documentary (9’05”)

Type:

Video

Organization:

ICHA, Kenya Red Cross

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.

  • Africa
  • Cash and shelter
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Cash technology

In partnership with:

British Red Cross