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Updating the Quality COMPAS - new tools to help apply the CHS
The Core Humanitarian Standard was developed on the basis of numerous existing standards and reference frameworks, including the Quality COMPAS reference framework which was created by Groupe URD in 2004. We are therefore updating the COMPAS tools so that they are consistent with the CHS. These tools will help to apply the CHS throughout the project cycle. Related training courses and other tools are also due to be developed to help organisations adopt a Quality approach.
Resilience in Nepal: lessons from the 2015 earthquake
Having been involved in several evaluations in 2015, Groupe URD is taking part in conferences in Brussels and Paris to present the results of its work related to last year’s terrible earthquake.
Defining and measuring beneficiary engagement
Groupe URD works with ICRC to establish a common definition of the concept of beneficiary engagement, set of indicators and ways of measuring it.