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CaLP provides capacity building, technical and coordination support to strengthen the community of practice in North America, Latin America and the Caribbean. The CaLP Americas office is located in Washington, DC and has a presence in Panama City, Panama.

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CASH ON THE MOVE – Adapting Multi-Purpose Cash ‘Plus’ Assistance to support people on the move in Peru

Report

In 2019 and 2020, with the support of USAID´s
Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (formerly
FFP and OFDA), Save the Children implemented
a multi-purpose cash ‘Plus’ program in response
to the influx of Venezuelan migrants into Peru. Households that were only transiting through the
cities where they...

8 January 2021

Cash. Dignity. Agency.

Video

Watch the videos here Displaced people face higher rates of gender-based violence before, during, and after they are forced to move. The Women’s Refugee Commission (WRC) explores how cash transfers can be used in response to gender-based violence and its potential to help displaced persons, including...

22 December 2020

Cash and Voucher Assistance, Gender Equality and Gender-Based Violence Integration in Humanitarian Response Plans: Venezuelan Refugees and Migrants Case Study

Report

The case study was created with the inputs of the Regional Cash Working Group, supported by CashCap, and UNWOMEN’s regional gender focal point in the Response for Venezuelans. It demonstrates an example of meaningfully integrating gender and cash and voucher assistance at a response level. In October...

16 December 2020

Webinar en español: El Estado Global de los Programas de Transferencias Monetarias 2020

Webinar

Nos complace invitarle a asistir al webinar para el lanzamiento del informe sobre el Estado Global de los Programas de Transferencias Monetarias 2020 (SoWC 2020, por sus siglas en inglés).

16 October 2020 / Online / Español

World Vision Ethiopia Staple Food Market Assessment Report (Cash and Voucher Program Implementation)

Report

The assessment is conducted to help the design of the Cash and Voucher Program in Addis Ababa in the selected two sub-cities for the response to COVID-19 pandemic affected group of peoples.

10 October 2020

Cash and Voucher Assistance – Refugee and Migrant Response for Venezuelans Open Survey

Report

The objective is to promote reflection on the role of CVA in the 2021 Strategic Response Planning process for Refugees and Migrants from Venezuela. The RCWG made available an open survey to capture the opinion of the partners on to what extent systematic integration of CVA as a modality, in the...

October 2020

Haiti Country Mapping: Large-Scale Cash Transfers for COVID-19

Report

As COVID-19 impacts on health, livelihoods, and well-being of all people around the world, the UN Under Secretary General – Emergency Relief Coordinator called on international community for a recovery package of USD90 Bn necessary to support 700 million extremely vulnerable people around the world. In...

30 September 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

Presentation

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS 1. What is the R4v?
2. Is there any Cash Working Group under the R4V?
3. Why is it important?
4. How can I contact the Coordination team? How frequently do members meet? How can I subscribe to the e-mailing list?
5. Who is a member of the RCWG?
6. How does the RCWG link up with...

28 September 2020

The Provision of Cash and Voucher Assistance in the Response to the Venezuela Refugee and Migrant Crisis: Findings and lessons learned – Main report

Report

This study, for which data was compiled between March and April 2020, seeks to document lessons and good practices in the delivery of CVA in Ecuador and Colombia by humanitarian organisations and governments, in response to migrants and refugees from Venezuela. The purpose of this analysis is...

4 September 2020

Annex. Technical Guidance for National Platforms- Cash and Voucher Assistance

Guidelines and Tools

The objective of this guide is to orient the reflection on the role of the Cash Working Groups (CWG) in the 2021
Response Strategy Planning process for Refugees and Migrants from Venezuela. It is a living document that will be
nurtured by the experiences and exercises of the 17 countries and the regional...

17 August 2020