ACF’s Technical Director Talks Food Security, Cash Transfers

Our own Silke Pietzsch sits down with humanitarian news source South South News
Cash transfers are highly effective.
Cash transfers are very effective, especially in emergency response. Photo: N. Sobecki, ACF-Pakistan

Action Against Hunger’s Technical Director, Silke Pietzsch, recently granted a compelling interview to humanitarian news source South South News. In the video, which you can watch below, Silke gives a full overview of ACF’s integrated programming, with an emphasis on food security and livelihoods, which is the first area of expertise in her technical  background. She also discusses  ACF’s innovative use of cash transfers as an effective and efficient tool in supporting populations affected by disasters. Silke chairs the Steering Committee for The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP), a consortium of NGOs working to utilize cash transfers for greater humanitarian impact.



About Elisabeth Anderson Rapport

Elisabeth Anderson Rapport, Senior Communications Officer

Elisabeth is Action Against Hunger's senior communications officer, reporting on our impact and current events around the world.