RESOURCES

Cash Preparedness​

In this section you will find resources aiming at supporting entities of the Movement, improving their capacity and operational readiness to provide scalable and timely cash assistance.

Strengthening national humanitarian action and localisation of aid through investments into National Societies of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement  will be fundamental to building the overall capacity of the humanitarian sector to deliver more effective and efficient humanitarian assistance through uptake of cash assistance. In this section you will find resources aiming at supporting entities of the Movement, improving their capacity and operational readiness to provide scalable and timely cash assistance.

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Key Resources

25 January 2022

Theory of Change – Cash and Voucher Assistance Preparedness

This document gives an overview of the Theory of Change for cash and voucher assistance cash preparedness.

8 February 2021

Guidance for Mainstreaming Cash and Voucher Assistance Cash Preparedness for Effective Response – Chapter 2: ICRC CVA Preparedness Guidance

This ICRC-specific guidance follows the same structure as the CVAP guidance for NSs (for the latter see Chapter…

8 February 2021

Guidance for Mainstreaming Cash and Voucher Assistance Cash Preparedness for Effective Response – Chapter 1: CVAP Areas

This guidance is intended for NSs at the country level, but can also be used by other components…

3 June 2024

CVA Newsletter – Nepal Red Cross (July – December 2023)

Type:

Newsletter

Organization:

Nepal Red Cross Society

An overview of the latest updates on the Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) work of the Nepal Red Cross between July and December 2023

  • Asia-Pacific
  • National society cash readiness

3 June 2024

Nepal Red Cross Society Cash and Voucher Assistance Strategy (2024-2025)

Type:

Guidance

Organization:

Nepal Red Cross Society

This document outlines key strategic Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) objectives of the Nepal Red Cross Society for the 2024-2025 period

  • Asia-Pacific
  • National society cash readiness

3 June 2024

Counting Cash for Bangladesh (2023)

Type:

Infographic

Organization:

Bangladesh Red Crescent, IFRC

This infographic provides a detailed breakdown of the cash distributed by the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society, categorized by sector, regional coverage, delivery mechanisms, and more.

  • Asia-Pacific
  • National society cash readiness

22 March 2024

Cash and Voucher Assistance Strategic Framework

Type:

Guidance

Organization:

ICRC, IFRC

The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, including the IFRC and ICRC, have made significant commitments to scaling up and integrating CVA into their operations. They aim to empower…

  • National society cash readiness

12 March 2024

YRCS CVA Lesson Learnt Workshop Report

Type:

Report

Organization:

ICRC, ICRC, Yemen Red Crescent

The Yemeni Red Crescent Journey on Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) capacity building aims to enhancing humanitarian rapid response, in an accountable manner and at scalable way during emergencies, recovery,…

  • Middle-East / North Africa
  • National society cash readiness

5 March 2024

Mainstreaming CVA Preparedness within the National Society Preparedness for Effective Response Approach

Type:

Guidance

Organization:

IFRC

The guidance note is intended for National Societies who are engaged in enhancing, or planning to enhance, their CVA capacities in line with their Preparedness for Effective Response Mechanism. It…

  • National society cash readiness

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British Red Cross