National society cash readiness

Strengthening national humanitarian action and localisation of aid through investments into National Societies of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement  will be fundamental to building the overall capacity of the humanitarian sector to deliver more effective and efficient humanitarian assistance through uptake of cash assistance. In this section you will find resources aiming at supporting entities of the Movement, improving their capacity and operational readiness to provide scalable and timely cash assistance.

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1 July 2020

Tip sheet: COVID-19 CVA preparedness: Ensuring minimum requirements to deliver timely, accountable, and effective CVA are in place

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

Cash Helpdesk

This document provides a brief guidance to National Societies with no or limited CVA experience, to make the critical and necessary preparations required to deliver timely and accountable CVA.

  • Cash and COVID-19
  • National society cash readiness

21 March 2020

Tip sheet: Cash and Voucher Assistance and COVID-19

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

ICRC

Tool with practical recommendations to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 through ongoing Cash and Voucher Assistance, inform the adaptation of CVA in the context of COVID-19, and promote sensitivity to evolving markets dynamics.

  • Cash and COVID-19
  • Cash in conflict
  • Cash in emergencies

21 March 2020

Implications de la pandémie COVID-19 sur les transferts monétaires : Conseils et Recommandations

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

ICRC

French version of a tool with practical recommendations to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 through ongoing Cash and Voucher Assistance, inform the adaptation of CVA in the context of COVID-19, and promote sensitivity to evolving markets dynamics.

  • National society cash readiness
  • Cash in conflict
  • Cash and COVID-19

10 December 2019

Cash Preparedness, Niger Red Cross (Arabic Version)

Type:

Video

Organisation:

BRC

Short interview (with Arabic subtitles) 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.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa
  • National society cash readiness

10 December 2019

Cash Preparedness, Niger Red Cross

Type:

Video

Organisation:

BRC

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.

  • Video
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa

10 December 2019

Cash Preparedness, Niger Red Cross (French Version)

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.

  • Video
  • National society cash readiness
  • Africa

In partnership with:

British Red Cross