Innovative Electronic Cash Transfer Programme for Emergencies

An Oxfam - Visa Case Study in the Philippines

A woman fisherfolk receives her Electronic Prepaid Solution (EPS) Card during a distribution in Tacloban City (Photo: Christian Poleno/Oxfam)
Paper author: 
Oxfam in the Philippines
Paper publication date: 
Monday, August 22, 2016

Delivering aid to a large, displaced population provides challenges for governments, the private sector and aid organizations in the aftermath of any humanitarian crisis. The increasing scale and impact of disasters calls for innovative solutions for a more efficient and effective delivery of cash to affected populations.