Knowledge Management Platform

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

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

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