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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KEY RESOURCES:

1 December 2019

Investing in Cash and Voucher Coordination in Kenya

Type:

Case study

Organization:

BRC, Cash Hub

Case study focusing on CVA coordination in Kenya and the need to invest in the right cash coordination architecture in advance to strengthen the overall impact of CVA.

  • Africa
  • Cash and social protection
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Development programme
  • National society cash readiness

1 May 2019

Cash Preparedness Case Study – Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS)

Type:

Case study

Organization:

IFRC, ICRC

This case study is one of six, documenting evidence on the impact of and lessons from cash preparedness support programmes by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in Kenya between 2015 and 2017.

  • Africa
  • National society cash readiness
  • Cash in emergencies

1 May 2019

Cash Preparedness Case Study – Malawi Red Cross Society (MWRCS)

Type:

Case study

Organization:

IFRC, ICRC

This case study is one of six, documenting evidence on the impact of and lessons from cash preparedness support programmes by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in Malawi between 2015 and 2017.

  • National society cash readiness
  • Africa
  • Cash in emergencies

1 May 2019

Cash Preparedness Case Study – Philippines Red Cross

Type:

Case study

Organization:

IFRC, ICRC

This case study is one of six, documenting evidence on the impact of and lessons from cash preparedness support programmes by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in the Philippines between 2015 and 2017.

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

1 May 2019

Cash Preparedness Case Study – Viet Nam Red Cross Society (VNRC)

Type:

Case study

Organization:

IFRC, ICRC

This case study is one of six, documenting evidence on the impact of and lessons from cash preparedness support programmes by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in Viet Nam between 2015 and 2017.

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

1 March 2019

Before the storm: Pre-crisis analysis of the rice and coconut lumber market systems

Type:

Research

Organization:

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
  • Cash and markets

In partnership with:

British Red Cross