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The Effectiveness of Cash Assistance Integrated into Gender-Based Violence Case Management for Forced Migrants, Refugees, and Host Nationals in Norte de Santander, Colombia: A Quasi-Experimental Mixed-Methods Evaluation (Full Report)

In 2020-2022, the Women’s Refugee Commission (WRC), with research partners South Africa Medical Research Council and CARE, undertook a study in Colombia to understand the potential of integrating cash assistance into GBV case management for comprehensive support to survivors in humanitarian emergencies. The study drew on the expertise of WRC, and used best practice guidance and tools implemented by CARE Colombia and its local partner, the Corporation of Professionals for Comprehensive Community Development (CORPRODINCO). This is the full report.

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