Stories From the Field: Cash-based transfers in Nigeria help displaced women to start earning an income again
|Post date||Monday, 12 July, 2021 - 15:02|
|Document Type||Advocacy Note|
|Sources||Food Security Cluster / Sector|
|Filed under||Raising their voices|
Northeast Nigeria has been beset by insurgency for the past ten years, displacing millions of people within the country and to neighbouring Cameroon, Chad and Niger, leading to soaring levels of acute food insecurity. Thousands have been killed, insecurity is rife and the region is experiencing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the history of the country. Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI) is an FSC partner assisting millions of displaced people and the vulnerable communities hosting them through a cash-based food assistance and livelihoods programme.
Read how they’re helping people get back on their feet and on a path to self-reliance and resilience.