Food Security and Nutrition Network

CaLP Core Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) Skills for Technical Program Design and Quality in Washington

Event Details
Date: 
Thursday, February 23, 2017 (All day) to Friday, March 17, 2017 (All day)
Location: 
Washington, DC

The aim of this five (5) day face-to-face training is to develop the knowledge, skills and confidence of humanitarian organizations' practitioners for cash transfer technical design and quality.

This course targets technical or operational staff responsible for leading and overseeing the design and monitoring of cash transfer programs. This group might include technical specialists from many sectors, including but not limited to specialists in food security, livelihoods, WASH and shelter. The course is focused on a technical and programmatic perspective, and it incorporates examples and case studies from multiple sectors and from multi-sectoral programs.

The objectives of this course are to be able to:

  • Demonstrate how to design, implement and monitor cash transfer programs to ensure quality
  • Identify and mitigate the programmatic risks of using CTP
  • Make technical and programmatic decisions for designing and implementing CTP across sectors
  • Produce, for the program┬áside, organization-level standard operating procedures (SOPs) for designing and delivering CTP
  • Identify the complementarity of functions from within program and operations teams for high quality CTP

This five (5) day course will be delivered on non-consecutive days, spread over a four week time period to allow practitioners based in Washington, DC or nearby to attend.

Attendance on all five (5) days is necessary. The dates are Thursday February 23, Friday February 24, Friday March 3, Friday March 10, and Friday March 17.

Learn more and register here.