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20 October 2021

Localisation and Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) – Cash Hub panel discussion recording

As part of the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement Planet:Red Summit, the Cash Hub hosted a panel discussion to explore how CVA, and specifically cash preparedness can help to strengthen National Societies and contribute to more locally-led humanitarian action.

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15 October 2021

Humanitarian Digital Identities and DIGID Project in Kenya (webinar recording)

As we move towards more digital solutions for CVA, people who do not have a legally recognised ID are often left out of humanitarian assistance programs because they do not meet the minimum requirements by financial service providers. Digital identities present a possible solution to ensuring inclusivity of those most marginalised

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7 October 2021

Cash Programming in the Times of COVID-19: Scaling Reach and Strengthening Local Action

This UNGA side event allowed to share learning on the role of CVA during COVID-19 with remarks from the Governments of Turkey, Bangladesh and Norway, the IFRC, DG ECHO and panellists from the Turkish Red Crescent, the Bangladesh Red Crescent and the Kenya Red Cross as well as the CAMEALEON initiative in Lebanon.

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Discover our new thematic pages:

Cash and shelter

The International Red Cross Red Crescent Movement has a long history of using Cash and Voucher Assistance to support people affected by crisis to meet their shelter and settlement needs. Examples include vouchers to support people to access hostels in a migration crisis and cash for winterisation support to allow people to access insulation materials.

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Cash and WASH

Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) activities are key to ensure people have access to their basic needs during and after a disaster. Cash assistance can be used to restore access to Water and Sanitation and restore Hygiene practices of communities.

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RedRose

The RedRose implementation toolkit provides you with the guidance and resources to understand what RedRose is, what is involved in implementing it and the lessons learnt from National Societies so far.

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British Red Cross