Africa

Learn more about the cash programmes and work within the African region, carried out by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. Search different resources including case studies, photos, articles and evaluations below.

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01 Sep 2019

Type: Research

Organisation: ICRC

Feasibility study on the use of cash and voucher assistance in South Sudan which covers access to goods and services, financial systems, market functioning, opportunities, and risks.

  • Cash in conflict
  • Africa

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01 Jul 2019

Type: Case study

Organisation: Kenya Red Cross, ICHA

Case study on the implementation of a shelter recovery programme using a mixed approach including community participation, cash and voucher assistance, and innovative technology (RedRose) to respond to floods in Kenya in 2018.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa
  • Cash technology

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11 Jun 2019

Type: Case study

Organisation: ICRC

This case study report elaborates on the details, outcomes, successes, difficulties and recommendations from an ICRC/BRCS Cash for Livelihoods project since 2015.

  • Cash in conflict
  • Africa
  • América

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01 May 2019

Type: Case study

Organisation: 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

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01 May 2019

Type: Case study

Organisation: 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

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11 Apr 2019

Type: Learning

Organisation: IFRC, UNICEF, UK Aid

In April 2019, a 1.5-day workshop was organised in Geneva under the auspices of the Grand Bargain cash workstream, to discuss the linkages between humanitarian cash and social protection. The event brought together experts from both humanitarian and social protection sectors.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa
  • América

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