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CaLP supports coordination and provides training and technical support to members and other organisations implementing or considering cash and voucher assistance in East and Southern Africa. CaLP's regional office is at the Norwegian Refugee Council in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Good Practice Review on Cash Assistance in Contexts of High Inflation and Depreciation: Case Study Zimbabwe

Report

This case study accompanies the CaLP Network Good Practice Review on Cash Assistance in Contexts of High Inflation and Depreciation. It is intended to illustrate the process of situational analysis, response analysis and response option selection presented in the GPR. The learning from this case study has...

6 October 2021

Good Practice Review on Cash Assistance in Contexts of High Inflation and Depreciation: Case Study South Sudan

Report

This case study accompanies the CaLP Network Good Practice Review on Cash Assistance in Contexts of High Inflation and Depreciation. It is intended to illustrate the process of situational analysis, response analysis and response option selection presented in the GPR. The learning from this case study has...

6 October 2021

Good Practice Review on Cash Assistance in Contexts of High Inflation and Depreciation

Report

What is this? A compilation of good practices to assist humanitarian actors designing and implementing cash programmes, including multipurpose cash (MPC) and cash for sectoral outcomes. The rationale for this document is the growing challenge of inflation and currency depreciation in contexts in which...

5 October 2021

Eastern Africa Regional CWG meeting

Event

This meeting will provide space for National CWGs to share updates on the use of CVA in the various ongoing crisis in the region, ongoing work by the CWGs and challenges faced. The CWGs will also collectively set a research agenda for CaLP and the Regional Cash Working Group based on what the evidence...

14 September 2021 / Virtual / English

Strengthening locally led humanitarian action through cash preparedness

Report

This research, produced by the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement’s Cash Hub and CashCap, looks at the links between CVA and localisation to understand how cash, and cash preparedness, can help to further localisation and strengthen locally led humanitarian action. It examines three questions: 1) How...

31 August 2021

Disability Inclusive Cash Assistance: Learnings from Practice in Humanitarian Response”

Guidelines and Tools

This case study collection describes lessons learned from seven inclusive humanitarian cash transfer projects implemented from 2015 – 2020 in Niger, Zimbabwe, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Philippines, and Indonesia, and five ongoing projects from the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic responses. This good practice...

19 August 2021

Data Protection Awareness Symposium: A collaborative Event with the Data Commissioner

Members event

In partnership with the Kenya Red Cross Society & the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner, we are inviting you for a Data Protection Symposium to raise awareness among humanitarian organizations and other actors on personal data protection principles as applied in humanitarian activities.

11 August 2021 / Online / English

Transfers with Impact – Pathway to Link Humanitarian Cash to Social Protection through Social Accountability

Policy paper

In response to the socio-economic impacts of the pandemic, governments have introduced over 1,600 social protection measures in almost all the world’s countries and territories. Cash assistance – a critical intervention in supporting the world’s most vulnerable people – also grew by 240% during...

24 June 2021

Eastern Africa Regional CWG Meeting on CVA for Health Outcomes: towards a regional action plan

Members event

Workshop to facilitate exchange of learning on CVA for health outcomes, support improved coordination between cash and health actors and inform an action plan for CVA and health in the region. Participants will include both CVA and health practitioners in the region. Date and Time: 8 and 9 June, from...

8 June 2021 / Virtual / English

Somalia CVA Case Study: Cash and Voucher Assistance and Gender-Based Violence Risk Mitigation

Report

In order to better understand the potential risks for women and girls that may be created by the provision of humanitarian cash assistance, Cash and Voucher Assistance (CVA) and Gender-Based Violence (GBV) experts from Somalia worked closely together to evaluate existing CVA interventions in Somalia and...

1 June 2021