Cash in emergencies

Cash in Emergencies focuses on cash-based 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-based assistance in emergencies.

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© Zeynep Tugrul /Turkish Red Crescent

01 Mar 2019

Type: Research

Organisation: Philippine Red Cross, American Red Cross

Pre-crisis analysis of the rice and coconut lumber market systems in the context of Uswag Pa Leyteño (UPL), a two year development program operating in four Leyte province municipalities affected by super typhoon Yolanda.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • National society cash readiness
  • Asia-Pacific

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01 Mar 2019

Type: Research

Organisation: Turkish Red Crescent

Livelihood survey to understand the profile of "Emergency Social Safety Net Programme" (ESSN) applicants and to collect data on their education level, employment status and barriers.

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

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01 Jan 2019

Type: Evaluation

Organisation: ICRC, IFRC

Spanish (Español) version of the 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 Jan 2019

Type: Evaluation

Organisation: ICRC, IFRC

French (Française) version of the 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 Jan 2019

Type: Evaluation

Organisation: ICRC, IFRC

This report evaluates 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
  • Asia-Pacific

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01 Jan 2019

Type: Case study

Organisation: Red Crescent Society of Kyrgyzstan

This fact sheet gives an overview of the progress achieved since 2017 in Kyrgyzstan, as a result of efforts to mainstream cash-based programming brought forward by the Red Crescent Society of Kyrgyzstan (RCSK) in collaboration with the Swiss Red Cross.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Europe

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