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01 April 2020

Funded by the European Union and its Member States under the Facility for Refugees in Turkey, the Emergency Social Safety Net (ESSN) programme provides monthly cash assistance via debit cards to the most vulnerable refugees in Turkey.

31 March 2020

CaLP is committed to support the cash community by collecting resources, guidance, events and questions related to cash and voucher assistance (CVA) and COVID-19.

26 March 2020

As part of the 2018 floods response, the Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) received funds from the Government of Kenya to implement a large-scale shelter intervention in 25 counties across the country using a mixed modality approach of cash and in-kind assistance.

26 March 2020

The Cash Learning Partnership has launched a brand new website (

20 January 2020

Discover a new website with information about Kızılaykart, a platform where humanitarian, private, and public sectors come together to provide regular cash support through banking infrastructure to vulnerable people meeting specified criteria in Turkey.

14 January 2020

A scientist based in Quito has designed a system to forecast dangerous activity. The Red Cross is working closely with him, so they can now warn people of potential disaster further in advance - giving a bigger time window in which to move themselves and livestock, and get medical backup in place. It is part of a radical rethink in the way humanitarian aid is delivered, using forecasts to give people more warning and help them prepare before nature strikes. But funding a project like this means asking donors to donate cash to a disaster which may never happen.

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