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19 May 2021
Being able to prove one’s identity is critical in modern society. This is no less the case for people being served by humanitarian organizations. Indeed, those without official identification are among the most vulnerable. While previous solutions ...
Tags: Research, Cash, Infrastructure and Services
Data set, Report
21 Oct 2020
Humanitarian Sheltering is a key component to assist affected populations in rebuilding lives and livelihoods. The Open Shelter Database currently hosts information on 160 shelters implemented by different actors in various countries. All shelters re...
Tags: Data set, Report, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Report
21 Oct 2020
The Aide internationale de la Croix-Rouge luxembourgeoise (AICRL) has been working since 2013 in Diffa, Niger. In close collaboration with the Nigerian Red Cross (CRN), it carries out interventions in the area of shelter and sanitation for refugees...
Tags: Report, Infrastructure and Services, Shelter
Review
21 Oct 2020
The winter test was originally planned to take place in Pakistan. However, following an analysis of the security situation, the IFRC-Shelter Research Unit (IFRC-SRU) together with the Project Committee, decided to organize this phase in two different...
Tags: Review, Climate Change Adaptation, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Research
21 Oct 2020
IFRC-SRU assumed the responsibility and undertook the field testing for the Burundi location on behalf of ICRC, in collaboration with the Burundian Red Cross, and with funding by Luxemburg Red Cross. In addition to the set test-protocols for the comp...
Tags: Research, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Guidance material, Manual, Research
21 Oct 2020
Corrugated Galvanized Iron or Steel (CGI or CGS) sheets are at present the best known, most widely available low-cost roof covering material. There is an enormous variety of qualities of CGI sheets on the market, greatly varying in the different regi...
Tags: Guidance material, Manual, Research, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Report
21 Oct 2020
The Luxembourg Red Cross is actively working in Laos with a Shelter project (including WatSan component) in the Khammouane region (Mahaxay and Hinboun districts). The project of the LRC (last planned in this country) focuses on improving the living c...
Tags: Report, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Guidance material
21 Oct 2020
L’atelier: L’atelier organisé par la Croix-Rouge du Burundi et la Croix-Rouge luxembourgeoise avec l’appui technique de l’IFRC-Shelter Research Unit s’est tenu du 22 au 24 avril 2012. L’objectif était de revoir le modèle de maison actu...
Tags: Guidance material, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Report
19 Oct 2020
Dans le cadre du projet de reconstruction de 210 cases en commune de Thiaré, une mission de 3 mois a permis d’analyser les différentes possibilités d’amélioration de l’habitat afin de rendre les constructions plus durables et résistantes a...
Tags: Report, Infrastructure and Services, Livelihoods, Shelter
Assessment or evaluation, Report, Research
17 Dec 2018
This report from ALNAP outlines humanitarian needs over the period of 2015-2017. It includes an overview of available resources to address those needs, details the current size and structure of the humanitarian system, and provides an assessment of...
Tags: Assessment or evaluation, Report, Research, Food Security, Infrastructure and Services