On 31 October, 221,037,360 TRY was transferred to 1,789,603 individuals living under temporary and international protection in Turkey. The cash transfer included the severe disability top-up of 6,285,000 TRY. The total amount of cash transfers since IFRC took over the ESSN in partnership with TRC is 2,029,363,740 TRY.

Outreach teams help the most vulnerable to receive their ESSN cards TRC outreach teams are implementing card delivery activities to vulnerable groups to reduce negative coping strategies. The teams conducted 400 outbound calls to households who became eligible in September, but have not collected their cards yet.

Download: Emergency Social Safety Net (ESSN) Monthly Report: October 2020

Publication date: 10/11/2020

Document status: Final


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National Societies
Europe, IFRC, Turkish Red Crescent
Cash transfer, ESSN
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