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  1. Acerca de CaLP

Board and TAG

CaLP is governed by a Board of up to 13 individuals drawn from our membership, who guide its strategy and work. The Technical Advisory Group (TAG) supports the technical direction of CaLP and provides guidance and technical leadership to the membership and the community of practice.

CaLP is looking for new Board members

To apply to join the Board you must be working with an organisation that is currently a member of CaLP or be an individual expert who is a member of CaLP.

All applications are welcome but in order to reflect the breadth of the CaLP membership we would particularly welcome applications from people who work with the following types of member organisations:

  • National NGOs
  • Donors

We are committed to ensuring diversity and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

In order to complement the existing Board membership, we particularly welcome applications from people who can contribute time, thought and experience in any of the following areas:

  • Network / systems thinking and development
  • Knowledge management and research
  • Communications
  • Human Resources
  • Capacity building, in particular face to face and on-line training
  • Management of membership networks

People without a cash background are welcome to apply – as the use of cash transfers is pan organisational and this needs to be better represented in the CaLP Board

More information and how to apply here.

Technical Advisory Group

 The TAG helps shape and steers CaLP’s technical and policy priorities within agreed strategic vision for the network. The TAG reviews and/or endorses key technical outputs, ensuring complementarities with related member initiatives. TAG representatives are actively engaged in CaLP’s thematic priority initiatives and are also provided with opportunities to shape CaLP’s regional priorities. The TAG is made up of between 20 and 25 individuals from CaLP members who are able demonstrate, and leverage, a broad range of technical CVA expertise.

For more information on the TAG please contact Sophie Tholstrup, CaLP’s Policy Coordinator at  or Rose Smith, CaLP’s Membership Coordinator at

We are currently accepting applications to join the TAG.

To apply, please complete the application form and submit with your CV, by 1st November 2020 to

Applications will be assessed on the criteria, as set out in the TAG Terms of Reference. In order to improve TAG diversity and complement the existing TAG representation, we particularly welcome applications from people who work with the following types of member organisations and/or have the following expertise:

  • Their organisation is a new member of CaLP.
  • Their organisation has not been represented on the TAG before, particularly National NGOs and Donors.
  • They have expertise in data responsibility and/or social protection.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply.

Please be advised:

  • Only individuals from CaLP Member organisations may apply for the Technical Advisory Group.
  • No more than 1 TAG Representative per Member organisation; although TAG Representatives represent their organisation, it is the individual who is a member of the TAG, not the organisation.
  • If you are not a CaLP Member, we welcome your Membership application together with your TAG Application.
Annika Sjoberg

Senior Cash Officer

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Caroline Holt

Manager, Global Cash Transfer Programming

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)

Céline Sinitzky

Cash based interventions and social protection Advisor

Action Against Hunger

Christer Lænkholm

Senior Humanitarian Adviser

Danish Church Aid

Elizabeth Tromans

Senior Technical Advisor for Cash and Emergencies

International Rescue Committee

Emma Delo

Cash & Markets Technical Team Manager

British Red Cross

Etienne Juvanon Du Vachat

Cash and Voucher Programming Team Coordinator

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Francesca Battistin

Humanitarian Cash and Markets Advisor

Save the Children

Frederic Wiesenbach

Global Cash and Programme Quality Advisor

Caritas Switzerland

Helene Julliard

Key Aid Consulting co-founder

Key Aid Consulting

Jo Burton

Cash Transfers & Markets Specialist

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

John Lamm

Food Security and Market Advisor

Office of Food for Peace (FFP), U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

Kristina Flegg

Christian Aid

Louise Gentzel

Humanitarian Affairs Officer - Cash

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)

Paola Castiati

Global Cash Specialist


Rachid Boumnijel

Senior Technical Specialist - Cash Transfers

Action Aid

Rosa Akbari

Senior Advisor


Syed Mohammed Aftab Alam

Cash Based Programme in Emergencies Specialist (Global lead)

Plan International

Stefan Bumbacher

Programme Officer for Cash and Voucher Assistance

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid (SDC)

Tenzin Manell

Senior Program Officer, Livelihoods in Emergencies

Women's Refugee Commission

Tim McInerny

Global Advisor – Cash & Markets