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Data responsibility: let’s not wait for another wake up call

The growing issue of data responsibility is the subject of the second blog in our series on CVA and risk, following our recent event with the OCHA Centre for Humanitarian Data and the ICRC in Geneva.

posted by Anna Kondakhchyan  08.5.19

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Applications open for CaLP Board and Technical Advisory Group

We are currently accepting applications for both the Board and the Technical Advisory Group (TAG), until 23rd April.

posted by Tegan Rogers  04.4.19

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We need your help to prepare for the future of financial assistance

What role will financial assistance play in meeting the needs of people affected by the crises of tomorrow? Read more about why CaLP is launching a collaborative process to try to understand what financial assistance might look like by 2030, and to help actors adapt and prepare for the future.

posted by Tegan Rogers  27.3.19

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Cash is no riskier than other forms of aid. So why do we still treat in-kind like the safer option?

The first in a new series of blogs on cash and voucher assistance and risk, this article from CaLP’s Stefan Bumbacher debunks some common myths around the risk of misappropriation and fraud in CVA.

posted by Stefan Bumbacher  13.3.19

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#GenderCash: One year on from the Nairobi Gender Symposium

Together our members and partners have strengthened the evidence base and advanced the debate around gender and cash and voucher assistance. Looking ahead, how can we ensure we turn talk into action to deliver quality CVA for everyone?

posted by Lynn Yoshikawa and Tegan Rogers  08.3.19

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Key donors publish 'Common Donor Approach to humanitarian cash programming' - read the statement in full here.

Donors from Australia, Canada, Denmark, EU/DG ECHO, Germany, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, UK and USA set out a shared vision and principles which will guide their support for cash programming, a significant step towards stronger donor coordination.

posted by CaLP  06.3.19

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