Site and Settlement Planning

This collection contains toolkits, guidelines, reports and analysis reports on site and settlement planning. Current guidance comes from leading organisations: European Commission Humanitarian Aid Office (ECHO)Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR)Global Shelter ClusterInternational Organization for Migration (IOM)Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Please send suggestions for additional content for this Collection to, or create your own Collection on the Library. 

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Camp Planning and Management

The "Camp Planning and Management" Collection includes documents of guidance, standards and training materials is intended to support the planning and management of open camps established in response to both natural disasters and complex emergencies, understanding that camps should be established only as part of a comprehensive shelter and settlement strategy, involving explorations of alternatives to camps.