The Director post is a new and additional leadership position to support CaLP’s continued growth in recognition of both the growing importance of cash in the humanitarian sector and of CaLP as a network.
Isra and her family have been displaced twice – first from their home in Damascus, then from the Syrian town of Hasakah. Now settled in a village on the outskirts of Erbil in Iraq’s Kurdistan region, she is restarting her education at a local school, with the help of a UNICEF-supported cash grant programme. Read more here.
Read Paula Gil Baizan and Erik Johnson views on why goverments convened at UN economic and social council meeting must pledge to give people affected by disasters the flexibility that cash transfers offer.