The Groupe URD Review

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One-day internal workshop on localisation for the ICRC


Groupe URD facilitated an internal workshop on aid localisation for the ICRC on 19 September in Geneva. The workshop was an opportunity to compare different perceptions, to improve understanding of the subject and the implications this could have for an organization like the ICRC, which, along with the International Federation and the 190 National Societies, makes up the International Movement of the Red Cross and Red Crescent, the biggest humanitarian network in the world. What is the ICRC’s position on [...]

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SCHR peer review

 

Groupe URD will be providing methodological support to the Steering Committee for Humanitarian Response (SCHR) for a peer review. We will be travelling to Uganda in September and we will be providing remote methodological support for Iraq.

The State of the Humanitarian System Report

 

As part of ALNAP’s State of the Humanitarian System Report 2018, an [online survey is being carried out with two types of interlocutor: humanitarian practitioners and host governments in countries where emergencies have led to international relief efforts.

Workshop on partnerships between humanitarian and private organisations

 

Groupe URD is organising a day of discussions on the topic of “Partnerships between humanitarian and private organisations: promoting constructive dialogue – past lessons, mutual benefits and potential risks”. The workshop will be held on 18 October 2017 at the Fondation de France.

Sigmah evaluation: showing the way forward

 

SimLab recently carried out an evaluation of the Sigmah project which looked at a certain number of challenges that have become apparent, nine years after the launch of this collaborative project. Sigmah was created to meet a need that had been expressed by the sector [...]

October: training courses on Quality and Evaluation

 

Groupe URD will be running two professional training courses in autumn on Quality management and on Evaluation. “Improving the quality of humanitarian projects with the CHS Compas” will take place in Paris on 4-6 October 2017. “Evaluating the quality of humanitarian action” will then be held at Groupe URD’s training centre in Plaisians on 16-20 October 2017.