Middle East / North Africa

Learn more about the cash programmes and work within the Middle East/North Africa region, carried out by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. Search our case studies, photos, articles and evaluations below.

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© Zaher Barazi / Syrian Arab Red Crescent

10 Dec 2013

Type: Video

Organisation: ICRC

Most of the Syrian refugees living in host communities in Jordan are unable to pay for food, health care, rent, water or electricity, so the ICRC and the Jordan Red Crescent Society are helping out by distributing debit cards to vulnerable families.

  • Cash in conflict
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Cash technology

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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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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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