Knowledge Management Platform

HRP Guidance annex - Environment marker

Humanitarian actors can use the Environment Marker to identify the potential positive and negative impacts of humanitarian projects on the environment and to act on these considerations in work pla

Context: 
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Urban
Population Types: 
All affected population

HNO - HRP Step by Step Guidance 2020

This output is designed to support the Humanitarian Country Team in developing a shared understanding of the impact and evolution of a crisis.

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Population Types: 
All affected population

Monitoring: Needs and Response Updates in the Humanitarian Programme Cycle

Humanitarian programme cycle (HPC) analysis and planning are currently mostly executed as a “one-off” exercise mostly during the third quarter of the year.

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Humanitarian Glossary

Key humanitarian terms taken from the Operational Guidance for Coordinated Assessments in Humanitarian Crises (2012)

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments
Population Types: 
All affected population

Identification of Information Gaps & Planning of Assessments

The presentation reflect on weak areas, learn from good examples and identify approaches for assessment planning in different context.

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Determining current state of needs assessment
Localise coordinated assessment strategy
Population Types: 
All affected population

Market Analysis: Technical Guidance Note on the Integration of Market Analysis in Different Types of Needs Assessments

A guidance note prepared by NAAS on inclusion of market analysis in Secondary Data Reviews (SDRs), different types of needs assessments (MIRA, MSNAs, harmonized sectoral assessments) and HNOs.

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Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Designing Secondary Data Review (SDR) methods
Summarising and interpretation of inter-sectoral analysis
Population Types: 
All affected population

Common Operational Datasets (CODs) Toolbox

Common Operational Datasets (CODs) are authoritative reference datasets needed to support operations and decision-making for all actors in a humanitarian response. CODs are 

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Establishing context specific baseline
Population Types: 
All affected population

Inter-Sectoral Needs Analysis and Integrated Response (Yemen)

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Process and coordination of joint analysis
Population Types: 
All affected population

Iraq Humanitarian Needs Assessments Strategy - 2019

This document was prepared at the request of the Iraq Humanitarian Country Team (HCT) to ensure robust evidence to inform an increasingly prioritized humanitarian response.

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Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments
Population Types: 
All affected population

2020 Humanitarian Needs Overview - Template

Humanitarian needs overviews should be produced twice a year to support the Humanitarian Country Team (HCT) in developing a shared understanding of the impact and evolution of a crisis and to infor

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Population Types: 
All affected population

Types of Needs Assessment and Methodology

A summary document, taken from UNHCR Needs Assessment handbook, about diffrerent types of needs assessment (initial, rapid and in-depth) and their respective methodologies. 

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Designing Primary Data Collection methods
Population Types: 
All affected population

2020 Humanitarian Response Plan - Template

HRPs build upon humanitarian needs overviews which provide the evidence base and analysis of the magnitude of the crisis and identify the most pressing humanitarian needs.

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Step-by-Step Practical Guide for Humanitarian Needs Overviews, Humanitarian Response Plans and Updates

This document provides practical, step-by-step guidance on how to organise the collaboration among the various stakeholders to prepare joint inter-sectoral needs analysis, including for the Humanit

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Population Types: 
All affected population

HNO/HRP Process Overview

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Rural
Urban
Population Types: 
All affected population

Terms of Reference: Assessment Working Group (Syria context)

Terms of Reference for Syria Assessment and Monitoring Initiative (SAMI) June 2014

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments

Humanitarian Needs Comparison Tool - Guidance and Setting up instructions

Generating structured information products that can facilitate joint intersectoral analysis of humanitarian needs is a major challenge in many humanitarian emergencies.

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Designing Primary Data Collection methods
Population Types: 
All affected population

Multi-Sector Initial Rapid Assessment (MIRA) Guidance

The Multi-Cluster/Sector Initial Rapid Assessment (MIRA) is a joint needs assessment tool that can be used in sudden onset emergencies, including IASC System-Wide Level 3 Emergency Responses (L3 Re

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Designing Primary Data Collection methods
Designing Secondary Data Review (SDR) methods
Estimation of Humanitarian Population figures
Population Types: 
All affected population

Strategic Response Planning guidance

The strategic response plan articulates the shared vision of how to respond to the affected population’s assessed and expressed needs.

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Population Types: 
All affected population

Assessment Registry Briefing

Example: Iraq Assessment Registry briefing for Clusters and partners (2018)

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Life cycle steps: 
Determining current state of needs assessment
Population Types: 
All affected population