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Quality & Accountability COMPAS Quality & Accountability COMPAS
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The Observatory Newsletter #11, June 2014



  • Lessons learnt

Transparency and accountability – particularly vis-à-vis local authorities – as a way of mitigating the risk of corruption in humanitarian operations

Support Programme for the Reconstruction of Housing and Neighbourhoods (UN agencies - UCLBP and Haitian institutions): gradual structural reorganisation of institutions


  • Haiti Observatory news

Training “Evaluating the Quality of Humanitarian Action” in 2014

Setting up a database of Haitian evaluators

Two sessions in Training of Trainers in Evaluation in May 2014

“Building the city”, the first urban national Forum (10 - 18 March 2014): the CIAT involves citizens in solutions to urban problems

Study on “New trades in Post Earthquake context in the metropolitan region of Port-au-Prince”