Resilience Star

What is it?

The Resilience Star is a participatory tool that is used to produce, consolidate and analyze information about the vulnerabilities and capacities and risk of a community or group along the six characteristics of the IFRC Community Resilience Framework, and present that data visually in a manner that promotes community ownership and planning

Use it to…

An assessment tool: To identify and compare capacities and vulnerabilities to hazards, shocks and stresses for each of the characteristics of resilience – see EVCA steps 6-7

A tool for analysis: To summarize, triangulate and analyse information on vulnerabilities and capacities previously gathered through the other EVCA tools and secondary information according to the characteristics of resilience – see EVCA step 7

Learn how to do resilience star

A step-by-step guide to using resilience star in EVCA

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