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Haiti Observatory: initial appraisal and future prospects
After Afghanistan and Chad, Groupe URD is continuing to explore the area of learning and evaluation support at field level. Since January 2012, we have been running an Evaluation and Learning Support Office (ELSO) in Port-au-Prince. The ELSO focuses on three main areas related to improving the quality of humanitarian and development operations: building national capacity in terms of programme evaluation; promoting and discussing the main lessons learned from the response to the earthquake; and, in-depth analysis of certain issues closely linked to [...]
Highlights of 2013
Access to basic services
Aid architecture Crises and vulnerability Disaster risk reduction Environment Food security - Nutrition
Humanitarian space and IHL Linking relief, rehabilitation and development Participation The Quality of Aid Urban development – Shelter
Water and Sanitation
On 30th and 31st May, join us to debate the issues shaping current and future humanitarian aid
The 30th and 31st May, in Plaisians, will be an opportunity to think “Out of the Box” about all of these issues which affect current and future humanitarian aid.
Dakar Conference on Resilience: video now available
A video with highlights of the debates at the conference, “Resilience: from the general concept to the specific context of the Sahel” can now be downloaded from our website.
Several tools to share the lessons from the iterative evaluation of the REPI project
A lesson sharing workshop will be held on 22 May 2013 in Ouagadougou. With a view to sharing lessons learnt, various documents have been produced.