What does gender-sensitive cash and voucher assistance look like?

This multi-country, participant-led study asked women, and the men in their communities, what gender-sensitive cash and voucher assistance means to them. From the research we were able to define the elements of gender-sensitive cash and voucher assistance that work, and make recommendations for CARE's work.

The study drew directly from the experience of those affected by crisis in a range of operating environments: Haiti, Jordan, Malawi, Niger, and the Philippines. The priority was to hear from the project participants themselves and 380 women and men took part in focus group discussions, storytelling and individual interviews. The country-level research was supplemented by a global-level literature review and semi-structured interviews with CARE staff.

  • Countries: Haiti, Jordan, Malawi, Niger, Philippines, Global
  • Published: October 2019

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