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Gendered Implications of COVID-19 Outbreaks in Development and Humanitarian Settings

This brief considers the potential impact of the global pandemic on health, food security and nutrition, and economic wellbeing of women and girls.

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    Managing Through the COVID-19 Pandemic: How Financial Firms are Responding

    The focus of this paper is on how the financial services industry has been responding to date to the pandemic with an emphasis on the role of business continuity plans.

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    Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Guidance for Financial Service Providers

    Findings from Accion's interviews with partners on how COVID-19 is impacting the financial industry and recommendations for senior leaders to protect their customers, employees, and business operations.

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    CARE COVID-19 Guidelines for Savings Groups

    A guide to help implementers consider how best to support savings groups and their members during this crisis.  The recommendations here draw on past experience working with savings groups during times of crises including conflict, natural disasters and epidemics like Ebola. 

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    Toward Better Resilience During the War Crisis: Case Study of Three Microfinance Institutions in Yemen

    Insights on how institutions can leverage better agility in responding to market changes
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    Microfinance for Disaster Recovery: Lessons From the 2015 Nepal Earthquake

    What role can microfinance institutions play in helping the poor recover from disasters?
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    Mobilising Cash and Voucher Assistance Programmes: The Case for Mobile Money

    Recommendations for effective and efficient use of mobile money in humanitarian contexts
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    Agile Project Management in Non-Software Sectors During Turbulent Times

    How can agile project management help enhance the capabilities of microfinance institutions?
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    Feasibility Study for Piloting Graduation Programs in Lebanon

    Summary of recommendations for the Graduation Approach pilot
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    What Matters for Households' Recovery Trajectories Following the Gorkha Earthquake

    Analyzing the importance of formal lending in long-term disaster recovery