The Groupe URD Review

Methods and tools

CHS Core Humanitarian Standard (CHS)
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


The Habitat III Conference, 17-20 October 2016

The third United Nations conference on housing and sustainable development, Habitat III, will be held in Quito from 17 to 20 October. The objective of this conference is the adoption of a new Urban Agenda, making urbanization a positive force for development. This is connected to Groupe URD’s work in recent years on the specific characteristics of post-crisis recovery and resilience in urban environments.

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Exploratory study to establish a HLA centre in West Africa


Groupe URD has been chosen by the Humanitarian Leadership Academy to carry out a study in West Africa and define the strategy for the centre that it is planning to open in the sub-region.

Strategic support to FAO programmes in the Palestinian territories


The FAO has chosen Groupe URD to help it develop its strategy in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank and propose ways to increase resilience and improve humanitarian response in order to reinforce food security in the Palestinian territories.

Version 2.2 of Sigmah


Version 2.2 of Sigmah will be released before the end of October. This new version will include features that have been requested by the user organisations: contact management, advanced dashboards, etc.

Participation in the humanitarian discussions at France-Atlanta 2016


Groupe URD will be taking part in discussions on “global emergencies and mental health” organised in connection with the humanitarian forum during France-Atlanta 2016. These discussions will bring together representatives from the development, humanitarian and health sectors.