The Groupe URD Review

Methods and tools

Pictogrammme Sigmah Sigmah Software

Pictogrammme Reaching Resilience Reaching Resilience

Pictogrammme brochure Environnement Training

Pictogrammme brochure Participation Handbook

Pictogrammme COMPAS COMPAS Method

Pictogrammme globe terrestre The Quality Mission

Pictogrammme PRECIS Humatem PRECIS Method


Donor concern that the allocation of resources should be based on evidence

The report, “Evidence-based decision-making for funding allocations” is now available after more than six months working with numerous donors. Basing decisions on reliable data is essential to guarantee that limited resources are used efficiently and effectively. This is all the more important in the current context of more limited resources and rising humanitarian needs.

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The Early Recovery project continues with field visits to Niger, Chad, Nepal and Bangladesh


The development of indicators to measure Early Recovery performance continues as part of a UNDP project funded by ECHO and in connection with organisations in the field in Bangladesh, Niger, Nepal and Chad.

The specific characteristics of aid in urban contexts: an important area of study for Groupe URD


These issues were the focus of the seminar “Cities and crises”, co-organised with the French Development Agency. A detailed report of this seminar is now online.

Evaluation for the World Food Programme (WFP) in Senegal, September 2015 – February 2016


Groupe URD, in partnership with IRAM, is in charge of the mid-term evaluation of the Country Programme implemented by the World Food Programme (WFP) in Senegal.

Final month to enroll in the course “Designing Strategies and Projects for Humanitarian Action”


Groupe URD will again be involved in the training course, “Designing Strategies and Projects for Humanitarian Action”, coordinated by the CERAH (Centre d’enseignement et de recherche en action humanitaire, Geneva), along with Médecins sans Frontières, and in partnership with a variety of actors.

Urban Simulation Workshop, on 5-6 November 2015 in London


Groupe URD will participate in the two-day workshop organized by ALNAP on 5-6 November 2015 in London on preparedness and response to urban crisis.