Middle East / North Africa

Learn more about the cash programmes and work within the Middle East/North Africa region, carried out by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. Search our case studies, photos, articles and evaluations below.

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© Zaher Barazi / Syrian Arab Red Crescent

01 Apr 2018

Type: Research

Organisation: Turkish Red Crescent (Türk Kızılay)

Report on the Turkish Red Crescent’s Kizilaykart Emergency Social Safety Net Programme (ESSN) programme with information on statistics, registration, transfer management, communication, field activities, and coordination.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Europe
  • Middle-East / North Africa

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01 Apr 2018

Type: Research

Organisation: Turkish Red Crescent (Türk Kızılay)

Periodical report (n.1) with information and news on the Türk Kızılay Kizilaykart Emergency Social Safety Net Programme supporting basic needs of vulnerable refugees in Turkey.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Europe
  • Middle-East / North Africa

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22 Mar 2018

Type: Video

Organisation: British Red Cross

Mr Al Sheikh used to be a teacher. “We didn’t need support. We didn’t even know what support was in Syria,” he says. Then he and his family had to flee for their lives to Lebanon. Red Cross cash grants now help pay their rent.

  • Cash in conflict
  • Middle-East / North Africa
  • Cash in emergencies

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01 Nov 2017

Type: Evaluation

Organisation: IFRC

Evaluation of the unconditional cash transfer programme for basic needs and one-time winterisation supporting Syrian refugees in Jordan.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Middle-East / North Africa

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17 Aug 2017

Type: Video

Organisation: British Red Cross

The Red Cross, in partnership with the Jordan Red Crescent, helps hundreds of Syrian refugee families living in Jordan to rebuild their lives via the distribution of cash grants.

  • Cash in conflict
  • Middle-East / North Africa

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30 May 2016

Type: Article

Organisation: ICRC

A cash for work programme in Beddawe, Lebanon, renovates apartments where refugee families are living. The Ahmad family is the first of many refugee families to benefit; with the new apartment and the cash he’s saving, Mahmoud hopes he can improve his children’s future.

  • Cash in conflict
  • Cash in emergencies
  • Middle-East / North Africa

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