Knowledge Management Platform

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

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

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.

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

Assessment and Analysis Framework for Multi-Year Planning

Whether a crisis situation is resolving or has reached a standstill, multi-year planning requires deeper assessment and analysis than would be the case for short-term yearly planning.
Population Types: 
All affected population

Joint Inter-Sectoral Analysis Guidance for OCHA

This internal guidance for OCHA clarifies the responsibilities of OCHA in supporting joint inter-sectoral analysis of needs, as part of the Humanitarian Needs Overview (HNO) exercise as well as for

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

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

Multi-Year Humanitarian Planning (MYP) Tip Sheet for OCHA Country/Regional Offices

A multi-year HRP (MYP) can be used for planning and coordinating the delivery of humanitarian aid in protracted crises.

HNO/HRP Process Overview

Context: 
Rural
Urban
Population Types: 
All affected population

Flash Appeal guidance and templates

A Flash Appeal is triggered for sudden onset disasters, when the crisis surpasses the ability of the government and any one agency to respond adequately.

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

HRP Costing Methodology Options

This guidance/tip sheet is elaborated as a follow up to the Principal’s decision on improving HRP costing in July 2017.

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

HRP Guidance annex - Underfunded requirements

UNFUNDED REQUIREMENTS: HOW TO CUT?

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: 
Rural
Urban
Population Types: 
All affected population

IASC Humanitarian System-wide Scale-up Protocols

The IASC Principals have agreed that major sudden-onset crises and/or substantial deterioration of a humanitarian situation triggered by natural and human-induced hazards1 or conflict, which requir

Life cycle steps: 
Understanding of context and enabling factors
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments

Better Humanitarian Financing Concept Note

Between now and the end of 2018, OCHA’s Humanitarian Financing and Resource Mobilization Division (HFRMD) will facilitate an exercise to generate fresh thinking about our organization-wid

Approaches to determining People Reached

Just as with ‘People in need’ and ‘people targeted’, ‘People reached’ and ‘people covered’ are concepts which can be applied at various levels within a response plan: at the activity, sector, objec

Life cycle steps: 
Availability of needs & response data and information gaps
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

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.

Context: 
Rural
Urban

Humanitarian Response Monitoring Guidance

Monitoring of humanitarian aid delivered to affected populations has existed for some time.

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