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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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Learning from cash responses to the tsunami: Issue Paper 3: Setting the Value

Report

This is the third of six issue papers which form part of a project to document learning around cash based responses to the Indian Ocean tsunami. The project was funded by the British Red Cross, Save the Children UK, Oxfam GB, Mercy Corps and Concern Worldwide. A key question in the design of cash transfer...

2011

Planning and implementing cash transfers in emergencies: Practical insights from Pakistan

Report

Access The Report Here The use of cash transfers and vouchers, or together ‘cash-based responses’, has grown remarkably in recent years. Cash transfers provide beneficiaries with money, while vouchers ensure access to food for a predefined quantity or value in identified outlets. While there is a...

2011

Cash-for-work in urban setting: a Guinean experience

Report

Action Against Hunger-Spain (ACF-E) is implementing a project to support low-income populations in urban areas of Guinea. This case study focuses on the organization of cash-for-work with a focus on sanitation and more specifically solid waste collection. The project specific objective is to reduce...

2011

Plan d´action de filets sociaux pour le Niger

Rapport

Ce travail résulte d’un certain nombre de missions de suivi d’une étude sur « La sécurité alimentaire et les filets sociaux » effectuées au Niger en 2008. Il s’agit d’approfondir la réflexion sur les questions essentielles relatives à l’élaboration d’une stratégie de sécurité...

2011

Zimbabwe Emergency Cash Transfer (ZECT) Pilot Programme Monitoring Consolidated Report, November 2009 to March 2010

Report

Concern Worldwide Zimbabwe together with WFP implemented the Zimbabwe Emergency Cash Transfer (ZECT) Pilot Programme in three districts of Zimbabwe as part of the Vulnerable Feeding Group intervention for the food shortages of 2009/2010. In spite of its limited duration (5 months) the ZECT was highly...

2011

Cash transfers in post-conflict contexts

Report

This ODI project briefing looks at the implementation for the design of cash programmes in post-conflict or fragile states, compared to those of peaceful and stable countries. It highlights examples from Sierra Leone and Nepal drawing lessons from existing programmes, examines the contribution to poverty...

2011

Cash grants aid recovery in the Bahamas after Tropical Storm Noel

Report

This case study of the first ever Bahamas Red Cross unconditional cash grant programme looks at the decision making process behind the programme and planning and implementation stages. Support from the American Red Cross is highlighted, lessons learnt are identified and a personal story is provided.

2011

Cash and voucher in relief and recovery: Red Cross Red Crescent good practices

Report

A two-page brief giving some examples of the Red Cross / Red Crescent movement’s experience using cash grants, vouchers, and cash-for-work in emergency response.

2011

DG ECHO perspectives on Cash Transfer Programming

Presentation

A presentation accompanying the CaLP global learning event, Bangkok 16th February 2011, covering the following topics: DG ECHO position on the use of Cash &Vouchers (C&V) Trends in funding C&V projects Using C&V at scale: the case of Haiti Capacity building priorities

2011

Sharing What Works – Working with payment service providers

Report

A handy tool on choosing payment service providers for delivering cash transfers.  Developed by WFP Zambia. Mobile money and m-banking are now providing unprecedented opportunities to enhance programming within the WFP through cash and vouchers delivery mechanisms. Often in this context providers are...

2011