Based on CaLP training materials, the aim of the training is to build basic awareness of the issues associated with cash transfer programmes as well as cover the key principles and conditions required to support the appropriate use of cash and vouchers. The course is currently available in English, but will be translated into other languages soon.
To access the course through CaLP, visit the e-learning platform and click "register" to create a username and password. Then select the course and get started!
To access the course through IFRC, please register on the Learning Platform (www.ifrc.org/learning). Click on the ‘Learn’ button, browse for training, “Disaster Management”, and, then click on the Introduction to Cash Transfer Programming link to launch the course.
The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) is to support a Cash Working Group (CWG) meeting tomorrow afternoon (Wednesday 19 November) to help coordinate cash transfer programmes in the Typhoon Haiyan response.
posted by Steering Committee 19.11.13View
The UNOCHA led Regional Humanitarian Partnership Forum (RHPF) is currently taking place in Phuket, Thailand, (14 to 15 November 2013). The CaLP is delighted to be part of this meeting, and CaLP’s Asia Regional Focal Point, Carla Lacerda, will help facilitate a thematic discussion on cash transfer programming (CTP).
posted by Steering Committee 15.11.13View
UNOCHA have recently released a Typhoon Haiyan Action Plan. The latest figures estimate that 11.3 million people have been affected in the Philippines, and 673,000 displaced. Cash Transfer Programmes feature prominently in the Priority Actions section and in the Cluster Narratives.
posted by Steering Committee 14.11.13View