National society cash readiness

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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01 Jul 2020

Type: Learning

Organisation: Cash Hub, IFRC

This document provides a brief guidance to National Societies with no or limited CVA experience, to make the critical and necessary preparations required to deliver timely and accountable CVA.

  • Cash and COVID-19
  • National society cash readiness

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21 Mar 2020

Type: Tool

Organisation: ICRC

Tool with practical recommendations to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 through ongoing Cash and Voucher Assistance, inform the adaptation of CVA in the context of COVID-19, and promote sensitivity to evolving markets dynamics.

  • Cash in conflict
  • Cash and COVID-19
  • National society cash readiness

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21 Mar 2020

Type: Tool

Organisation: ICRC

French version of a tool with practical recommendations to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 through ongoing Cash and Voucher Assistance, inform the adaptation of CVA in the context of COVID-19, and promote sensitivity to evolving markets dynamics.

  • National society cash readiness
  • Cash in conflict
  • Cash and COVID-19

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10 Dec 2019

Type: Video

Organisation: BRC

Short video showing the versatile impact of cash distribution in Niger through the voice of people who receive cash grants to meet their food needs, and staff involved in the operation.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • National society cash readiness
  • Africa

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10 Dec 2019

Type: Video

Organisation: BRC

Short interview with the Secretary General of the Niger Red Cross, who explains the work of the National Society in relation to cash preparedness and cash programming in the context of the challenges faced in Niger.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa
  • National society cash readiness

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10 Dec 2019

Type: Video

Organisation: BRC

Short interview (with Arabic subtitles) with the Secretary General of the Niger Red Cross, who explains the work of the National Society in relation to cash preparedness and cash programming in the context of the challenges faced in Niger.

  • Cash in emergencies
  • Africa
  • National society cash readiness

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