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Returning decision-making to communities: Could cash-assistance be the way forward in northeast Syria?
Returning decision-making to communities: Could cash-assistance be the way forward in northeast Syria?

August 6, 2019

Returning decision-making to communities: Could cash-assistance be the way forward in northeast Syria?

Over eight years of destructive conflict has taken a heavy toll on Syria’s economy. Massive internal displacement, emigration and mortality have greatly weakened the population, out of which more than half are estimated to be in the need of assistance. With this in mind, REACH conducted an in-depth cash and markets assessment across northeast Syria to better understand the feasibility and implications of scaling up cash-based interventions.