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Read news and blogs about humanitarian cash assistance

24 August 2020

An opinion piece on how to engage communities in Turkey through the ESSN cash programme.

12 August 2020

A document summarising key points taken from the nineth Cash Hub webinar on Cash and Voucher Assistance and migration.

29 July 2020

A document summarising key points from the 8th Cash Hub Webinar on Shelter, Settlements and CVA.

15 July 2020

A document summarising key points taken from the sixth Cash Hub webinar on Livelihhods, Household Security and CVA,

01 July 2020

When the conditions are right, cash can be a more appropriate and effective approach than other, more traditional, forms of in-kind assistance. Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) can put more decision-making power in the hands of the communities we serve, helping people to overcome crisis with dignity. Promoting choice and enhancing dignity of affected people is therefore rooted in CVA programming, but this can only be achieved if cash distributions are coupled with 2-way communication and trust.

17 June 2020

This online event offered a platform to discuss how the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is adapting its Cash and Voucher (CVA) strategy in response to COVID-19, from a data and digital technology perspective.

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