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05 Sep 2018 description

This guidance/tip sheet is elaborated as a follow up to the Principal’s decision on improving HRP costing in July 2017. This is a living document that will be updated as more knowledge and experience of costing is gathered. In particular, the cluster-specific guidance part will be updated whenever relevant information is provided by the GCCs.

1. INTRODUCTION

19 Jul 2018 description

Aden, Yemen - UNDP Yemen, in partnership with Oxfam, is conducting a series of Community Protection workshop for 300 beneficiaries from the targeted districts of Craiter, Attawahi and Mualla in Aden with the funding support from Government of Japan.

05 Jul 2018 description

EECR Cluster Response Progress

March - April 2018 Progress Summary

In January and April 2018, EECR Cluster partners released approximately 2,611,033 sq. m of land through mine and ERW clearance and survey in 28 Districts (14 Governorates). Approximately 389,750 people directly benefited from survey and clearance activities.

09 Apr 2018 description

METHODOLOGY

• Desk review and key informant interviews prior to mission to formulate and adapt adequate assessment tools and identify locations.

• Briefing of mission and response plan objectives for the area with local government, community representatives and (I)NGOs on the ground.

• Mixed focus group discussions with community leaders and representatives.

• Technical sub-group discussions and key informant interviews on relevant themes as well as general overview of living conditions

09 Apr 2018 description

METHODOLOGY

The mission, its preparation and follow-up relies on the methodology listed below:

  1. Desk review, UNHCR rapid assessments and key informant interviews prior to mission to formulate and adapt adequate assessment tools.

  2. Briefing meetings with local Authorities, Community Leaders and representatives of the returnees in both Songo Admin unit and Dafag villages.

  3. Community meetings and mixed focus group discussions with community leaders and representatives.

03 Apr 2018 description

EECR Cluster Response Progress

January – February 2018 Progress Summary

In January and February 2017, EECR Cluster partners released around 1,969,106 sq. m of land through mine and ERW clearance and survey in 37 Districts (14 Governorates). Around 545,987 people directly benefited from survey and clearance activities.

27 Mar 2018 description

Jahal de Meritens and Lisa De Vitis

In recent years, the world has seen a dramatic change in the nature of crises:

04 Feb 2018 description
  1. Nearly 3 years since March 2015 escalation of the conflict, Yemen is slowly choking and millions of Yemenis are at risk of dying of hunger, cholera or any other consequence of the conflict in a severely impoverished country already on the brink of collapse prior to the current crisis.

  2. Continued fighting has not only destroyed the State’s economic fabric, but has also been increasingly eroding the adaptive, absorptive and transformative resilience of households, whose abilities to sustain positive coping measures has almost completely disappeared.

24 Jan 2018 description

This Tip Sheet describes interventions, poses action-oriented questions and offers an example of the 4 Key GEMs. These critical programming steps connect to generate gender equality in Early Recovery projects and programs. The IASC GAM (described below) flags whether these steps are in proposals or implemented projects.

Gender Equality in Early Recovery: Programs equally benefit women and men and contribute to the empowerment of women.

The Early Recovery sector can make things fair by:

17 Nov 2017 description

During the 2016 World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), UN Member States, Civil Society Organizations, private sector and media gathered on the topic of Transforming Humanitarian Action with and for Young People, and called to align strategies, approaches and programmatic responses to reach all young people and empower young women and men, and adolescent girls and boys to be agents of positive transformation.

27 Jul 2016 description
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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2015 ACHIEVEMENTS

A considerable number of displaced populations travelled across the contact line to access healthcare, education, employment, markets, services and their social entitlements, increased stress on available resources and services and impacted on both IDPs and host communities. Early Recovery Cluster partners contributed 11% to the total humanitarian response budget and 16% of total target population reached. The details of accomplishment are as follows:

11 Jul 2016 description

The IASC established the CWGER in 2005 with the aim of enhancing the global capacity for developing relief and recovery-related interventions, enhancing the impact of development interventions, and integrating risk reduction measures at the very early stages of emergency response and beyond.

The CWGER is chaired by UNDP and is comprised of 31 active global partners from the humanitarian and development communities, including representatives of UN Agencies, Red Cross Movement, and NGOs.