Knowledge Management Platform

Introduction to Assessment Registry

Life cycle steps: 
Determining current state of needs assessment

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.

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

Reference Module for Cluster Coordination at Country Level

Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments
Understanding of context and enabling factors
Determining current state of needs assessment

Information sharing and confidentiality understanding

This information sharing understanding is an agreed set of principles and standards under which STIMA -Assessment Working Group (AWG) partner organisations agree to share, store and secure informat

Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments
Data Processing and summary outputs

Operational Guidance on Responsibilities of Cluster / Sector Leads and OCHA in Information Management

Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments

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

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

Chad Multi-cluster/secteur Initial Rapid Assessment (MIRA) tool

MIRA tool for Chad was developed for sudden crises.

Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments
Localise coordinated assessment strategy
Designing Primary Data Collection methods
Primary Data Collection
Data Processing and summary outputs
Process and coordination of joint analysis

Assessment Working Group (AWG) – Terms of Reference (Iraq context) 2019 / 2020

  • Assessment Working Group (AWG) – Terms of Reference  Revised 20 February 2020
Life cycle steps: 
Localise coordinated assessment strategy
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments

CAR MIRA Tool

Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments
Designing Primary Data Collection methods
Localise coordinated assessment strategy
Primary Data Collection

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

Assessment Working Group (AWG) – Terms of Reference and Work Plan (Syria context)

The Syria Assessment and Monitoring Initiative (SAMI) aims to be a multi-sector, multi-stakeholder group that supports a process to ensure the provision of timely, credible and use

Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments

Operational Guidance on Coordinated Assessments in Humanitarian Crises

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

Coordinated Assessment and Information Management Training (CAIM) Training Module - 2020

CAIM training manual has been developed by NARAS, APMB, OCHA Geneva. The manual equips participants with a set of competencies and tools that allows them to:

Life cycle steps: 
Establishing coordination to support coordinated assessments
Determining current state of needs assessment
Understanding of context and enabling factors
Availability of needs & response data and information gaps
Localise coordinated assessment strategy
Establishing context specific baseline
Designing Secondary Data Review (SDR) methods
Designing Primary Data Collection methods
Estimation of Humanitarian Population figures
Secondary data collection and analysis
Primary Data Collection
Data Processing and summary outputs
Basic data analysis
Process and coordination of joint analysis
Summarising and interpretation of inter-sectoral analysis
Prioritising and informing decisions

Assessment Registry Briefing

Life cycle steps: 
Determining current state of needs assessment

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