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Urban Cash and Voucher Assistance and Livelihoods E- learning

This one hour course addresses the specificities of cash and voucher assistance for livelihoods in urban environments. The course explores case studies and experiences from a number of organisations enabling users to deepen their knowledge on cash and voucher assistance in urban environments.

Course outline

The course covers the following topics:

  1. Key concepts including what is different about humanitarian programming in urban contexts and why cash is an appropriate tool.
  2. Different approaches to cash and voucher assistance to achieve livelihoods objectives in urban environments.
  3. Opportunities and challenges that practitioners should be aware of when delivering cash responses in urban areas, sharing lessons and experiences from a number of emergency contexts

Target audience

The course is addressed to a range of stakeholders including humanitarian organizations, international organizations, governments and private sector actors.

Click here to access the e learning course. This course is also available in French and Spanish.