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

21 Nov 2013

Type: Article

Organisation: ICRC

The ICRC and the Jordan National Red Crescent Society provides cash assistance for families, with the dual aim of helping them and easing the burden on local communities. 

  • Cash in conflict
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Cash technology

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08 Oct 2013

Type: Video

Organisation: IFRC

This video captures IFRC's growing knowledge and experience of using cash transfer programming to meet the needs of people affected by disaster and crises. Giving people cash or vouchers gives them the choice which of their needs must to be met.

  • Cash in emergencies

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28 Sep 2013

Type: Learning

Organisation: IFRC

Report on the lessons learned workshop that took place in the context of a programmatic review of the Bangladesh 2012 floods and landslides operation and the cash transfer project that took place.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Asia-Pacific

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23 Sep 2013

Type: Evaluation

Organisation: IFRC

External review of the cash transfer processes and recovery operations in response to the floods and landslides that affected Bangladesh in 2012.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Asia-Pacific

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01 Jul 2013

Type: Evaluation

Organisation: IFRC

Evaluation of the conditional cash programme focused on shelter recovery and construction following Pakistan floods in 2010.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Asia-Pacific

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09 Apr 2013

Type: Video

Organisation: IFRC

Overview of the IFRC and Jordan National Red Cross cash programme with Syrian refugees in Jordan.

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

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