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Assessment Report: Cash Transfer Program to Syrian Refugees in Jordan

Status: Published 30 September 2012 - 11 October 2012
Not funded
Methodology: Data collection started
Methodology description: Two week assess. on cash needs/use Key Informant Interviews (CTP agencies, banks and retailers)
Sampling: Random
Sampling size: (81HH); 6 FGD;
Target population: Urban / Rural Population

Assessment Report: Cash Transfer Program to Syrian Refugees in Jordan

Status: Published 30 September 2012 - 11 October 2012
Not funded
Methodology: Focus Group Discussion
Methodology description: Two week assess. on cash needs/use Key Informant Interviews (CTP agencies, banks and retailers)
Sampling: Random
Sampling size: (81HH); 6 FGD;
Target population: Urban / Rural Population

Needs
Direct cash distribution instead of in-kind support, with suggestion to use pre-paid ATM cards as method of distribution. Focus on Mafraq as population less economically resilient than Ramtha. Focus on HH with large numbers of adolescent girls/young women and/or disabled/chronically ill men.

Main Findings
Inability to generate cash greatest challenge. Increased levels of GBV a concern.

Locations

  • Jordan
  • Irbid Governorate
  • Mafraq Governorate
  • Mafraq
  • Syrian Arab Republic