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The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) is a global partnership of humanitarian actors engaged in policy, practice and research within cash transfer programming (CTP). Formed of a community of practice including over 150 organizations and more than 5,000 individuals in the humanitarian sector, CaLP is based on learning, knowledge sharing, networking and coordination around the appropriate and timely use of CTP in humanitarian response.


The objective of the Market in Crisis DGroup is to provide space for a broad audience of NGO personnel, donors, consultants, students, researchers, or any interested party to discuss topics specific to markets in emergencies and recovery context. The International Rescue Committee and Oxfam (as part of the ERC consortium gathering Oxfam, Concern and Save the Children) co-facilitate this platform on behalf of the community of practice, but your contributions as a dgroup member provide the fuel to this exchange of experiences and sharing of learning. The overall purpose of the markets community of practice is to allow professionals and humanitarian actors engaging with markets in emergency and recovery contexts to discuss ideas and experiences, share resources and learning, and to foster greater collaboration among organizations to improve market-sensitive programming in practice.

The governance is overseen by the Assembly, which consists of one senior representative from each agency as well as their deputy. The Assembly meets quarterly to set the strategic direction of the Consortium.

The Board implements the strategy. The current Board of Trustees consists of six member agency representatives acting in an individual capacity, and three independents, elected by the Assembly. The Board is Chaired by Paul Smith Lomas


The Better Than Cash Alliance is a partnership of governments, companies, and international organizations that accelerates the transition from cash to digital payments in order to reduce poverty and drive inclusive growth.