Efficiency and humanity guide Caritas’ cash programming

Efficiency and humanity guide Caritas’ cash programming
Photo: This lady has never been in a shopping mall before. A Caritas volunteer helps her navigate the various stores and make the best choices to use her voucher. (Caritas Aleppo, June 2017) Cash programming is on the agenda everywhere. People organise meetings, conferences, workshops, and write books...

Cash with a heart

Caritas staff with residents from the Jabal Badro neighbourhood in Aleppo during a Eid shopping round - Photo: Sebastien Deschamps/Caritas Belgium
Ard-el-Hamra/Jabal Badro, Aleppo, June 2017 Jabal Badro is one of the suburbs of eastern Aleppo, where Caritas is assisting 1,400 families who have returned home after having fled the conflict. This number is very likely to increase in the coming weeks as this area of Aleppo seems now...