Asia-Pacific

Learn more about the cash programmes and work within the Asia-Pacific 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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01 Jan 2019

Type: Evaluation

Organisation: IFRC, ICRC

Executive summary of the report on the cash preparedness approaches implemented by the American Red Cross, British Red Cross, the Danish Red Cross and the IFRC from 2015-2017, with consideration of the IFRC cash preparedness pilots that took place in 2012-2013.

  • National society cash readiness
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa

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01 Dec 2018

Type: Article

Organisation: IFRC

Second edition of the Asia-Pacific newsletter with the latest updates on cash-based interventions related activities, events, publications and resources across the Asia-Pacific region.

  • Asia-Pacific

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01 Aug 2018

Type: Article

Organisation: IFRC

First edition of the Asia-Pacific newsletter with the latest updates on cash-based interventions related activities, events, publications and resources across the Asia-Pacific region.

  • Asia-Pacific

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06 Apr 2018

Type: Article

Organisation: ICRC

"Times were tough when I couldn't find work." But all that changed after Mr Majid received a cash grant as part of a programme to help people living in south-eastern Bangladesh become self-sufficient.

  • Cash in conflict
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Asia-Pacific

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01 Mar 2018

Type: Research

Organisation: German Red Cross, American Red Cross, IFRC, Climate Center

Research conducted as part of an exploratory phase of using cash transfers within Forecast-based Financing (FbF) to support the Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) efforts of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS), the Movement and other humanitarian agencies across Bangladesh.

  • Cash technology
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Cash in emergencies

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28 Jul 2017

Type: Video

Organisation: British Red Cross

In 2016, flooding in Pakistan’s Balochistan province destroyed over 1,000 homes and left over 8,500 people needing support. The British Red Cross and the Pakistan Red Crescent gave cash grants to families to buy essentials including food, medical care and materials to rebuild their homes.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Asia-Pacific

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