Shelter Archives

Camp Management Toolkit
Organization: IOM, NRC and UNHCR
Author: Alford-Daniel, D. et al.
Year: 2015

The first edition (2004) of the Camp Management Toolkit was designed to provide a more precise guide to knowledge and know-how relating to camp management. Camp Coordination and Camp Management (CCCM) is a recognised priority sector. Sector actors realised the need for a common tool for all camp management professionals.

 
IOM Shelter and Settlements Highlights 2015
Organization: IOM
Author: IOM
Year: 2015
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IOM Malawi Emergency Shelter Construction Guidelines
Organization: IOM Malawi
Author: IOM Malawi
Year: 2015
 
IOM Shelter and Settlements Update 2015
Organization: IOM
Author: IOM
Year: 2015
 
IOM Cash-Based Transfer Update and Case Studies, November 2015
IOM Cash-Based Transfer Update and Case Studies, November 2015
Author: IOM
Year: 2015

Cash-based transfers have been an element of IOM’s resettlement support for people moving to new countries, or returning to countries they had to leave. Increasingly over the last decade, IOM has applied and refined the lessons learned to deliver cash quickly and at scale in humanitarian emergencies, early recovery and reparations. This series of case studies demonstrate the range and breadth of IOM’s cash programming. The objective is to demonstrate lessons to be learned, across a variety of contexts that differ in every case.

 
Building Back Stronger
Building Back Stronger
Organization: IOM-Pakistan
Author: Seeger H., Mubarak A. and Pereira M.
Year: 2014

This document presents the IOM Pakistan ‘One Room Shelter’ programme, which was developed between 2010 and 2013,  demonstrating that locally-appropriate, safer shelter solutions which capitalize on indigenous techniques and capacities can be implemented despite funding constraints.

 
“Investing in Listening”: IOM’s Experience with Humanitarian Feedback Mechanisms in Sindh Province, Pakistan
Organization: ALNAP and CDA
Author: Jean, I. and Bonino, F.
Year: 2014

This case study is part of an initiative to produce evidence-informed guidance for operational agencies on strengthening the effectiveness of feedback mechanisms for affected populations in humanitarian contexts.

 
Improved Shelters for Responding to Floods in Pakistan - Phase 1: Study to Develop a Research Methodology
Improved Shelters for Responding to Floods in Pakistan - Phase 1: Study to Develop a Research Methodology
Organization: IOM, Arup International Development, DFID
Author: IOM, Arup
Year: 2014

This study draws together existing information on flood‐resilient shelter in order to identify key criteria that shelter partners and government can use to inform and assess the design of flood‐resilient housing in Southern Pakistan.

 
Improved Shelters for Responding to Floods in Pakistan – Phase 1: Study to Develop a Research Methodology
Organization: IOM, Arup International Development and DFID
Author: IOM and Arup International Development
Year: 2014
 
External Evaluation of the IOM-led Shelter/NFI Cluster in Pakistan 2010-2013
Organization: Global Shelter Cluster
Author: Impact Initiatives
Year: 2014

This external evaluation looked at the Shelter and Non-Food Item Cluster led by IOM in Pakistan between 2010 and 2013. IOM managed the cluster for over three years during this period in response to three successive monsoon floods in the country. Overall, the evaluation noted that the cluster was effective at coordinating the response in the shelter and non-food item sectors, and regularly identified as one of the best clusters activated in Pakistan.

 
IOM Philippines Shelter–DRR Programmes
Organization: IOM Philippines
Author: IOM Philippines
Year: 2014

RSK programme is a comprehensive package that support  the self-help efforts of the affected population. This input entails knowledge transfer and the delivery of technical trainings on Disaster Risk Reduction measures, monitoring quality of shelter materials and the construction process, cash grants, as well as the participation of the community in the reutilization of fallen coconut trees as framing material.

 
Supporting Durable Solutions to Urban, Post Disaster Displacement – Haiti
Supporting Durable Solutions to Urban, Post Disaster Displacement
Organization: IOM-Haiti, The Brookings Institution
Author: Sherwood A., Bradley M., Rossi L., Gitau R. and Mellicker B.
Year: 2014

This study examines the question of durable solutions to displacement in Port-au-Prince, recognizing that the challenges faced in Haiti may be a source of insight for responses to other urban, post-disaster displacement crises. It draws on the results of focus groups in camps and communities, site visits,  in-depth interviews with several actors, and a survey of 2,576 households (outside camps) in Port-au-Prince.

 

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