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WEBINAR Series: Shock-Responsive Social Protection Systems

SocialProtection.org will be hosting a webinar on A Framework and Practical Guidance on Linking Humanitarian Cash Transfers with Long-Term Social Safety Nets . The webinar has been organized by The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) and Oxford Policy Management (OPM).

The webinar is prompted by the publication of two recent papers: OPM's working paper on Conceptualising Shock-Responsive Social Protection, and CaLP’s, Working with cash based safety nets in humanitarian contexts: Guidance note for humanitarian practitioners. Panelist, Nupur Kukrety (Consultant, CaLP) is the author of the CaLP publication. Panelist, Clare O'Brien (OPM) is the manager of the research project that produced the OPM working paper.

Webinar Panelists:

Nupur Kukrety (Consultant, CaLP)

Clare O'Brien (Senior Consultant, Poverty and Social Protection, OPM)

Paula Gil Baizan (Advocacy Coordinator, CaLP)


The webinar will take place on May 12, 2016 at 9 - 10:30 (EST), and will address the following topics:

1. The need for and purpose of linking humanitarian Cash Transfer Programmes (CTPs)  with social protection;

2. Where is the convergence and how can this be used for humanitarian CTPs;

3. What are the challenges and opportunities;

4. Some examples of how humanitarian CTPs have been linked with social protection in different contexts

Register for the webinar!