Cash in emergencies

Cash in Emergencies focuses on cash assistance programming in the immediate aftermath of a sudden onset disaster. Explore this page for case studies, lessons learned and other informational materials on cash assistance in emergencies.

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© Zeynep Tugrul /Turkish Red Crescent

10 Dec 2019

Type: Video

Organisation: British Red Cross

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.

  • National society cash readiness
  • Africa
  • Cash in emergencies

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10 Dec 2019

Type: Video

Organisation: British Red Cross

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
  • Africa
  • National society cash readiness

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01 Sep 2019

Type: Research

Organisation: Turkish Red Crescent (Türk Kızılay)

Periodical report (n.5) with information and news on the Türk Kızılay’s Kızılaykart Emergency Social Safety Net Programme supporting basic needs of vulnerable refugees in Turkey.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Middle-East / North Africa
  • Europe

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01 Sep 2019

Type: Infographic

Organisation: Turkish Red Crescent (Türk Kızılay)

Monthly infographics report showing key data and information on the Kızılaykart Emergency and Social Safety Net Programme (ESSN) in Turkey.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Europe
  • Middle-East / North Africa

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01 Aug 2019

Type: Learning

Organisation: Turkish Red Crescent (Türk Kızılay)

Overview of the eight projects implemented under the Kızılaykart Platform to provide assistance to refugees and satisfy their basic and educational needs, enhancing social cohesion within local communities in Turkey.

  • Europe
  • Middle-East / North Africa
  • Cash in emergencies

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01 Jul 2019

Type: Learning

Organisation: IFRC, Myanmar Red Cross Society (MRCS)

Brief overview of a one-year project implemented by MRCS with multi-lateral support from IFRC, which started in November 2018 to recover livelihoods of populations affected by violence in Maungdaw Township.

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

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