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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Niger, Kenya, Nepal

This background note addresses the cost effectiveness of investing in resilience when compared with approaches that rely exclusively on ex-post response and recovery, and the lack of funding...

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This study aims to explore how ALNAP members and the wider sector might prioritise innovation and risk-taking in policy and practice. It does so by first reviewing experience in the private,...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Afghanistan

This report describes the diversity of shelter's used in transitional settlements for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Herat, Afghanistan. The report is based on a field survey...

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This paper, through spatial-analysis techniques, examines the accessibility of emergency shelters for vulnerable populations, and outlines the benefits of an extended and permanently established...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Diets are increasingly important in a world of economic growth and rising incomes. And two concerns, in particular, are emerging: the effect of diet on health; and the demands made by changing...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This paper provides a broad and selective overview of the humanitarian system, and trends and issues relating to humanitarian responses to natural disasters. 1 Key issues covered include: \n-...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Report of a conference organised by the Overseas Development Institute. The roots of humanitarian crises are political, and, as is commonly pointed out, political problems require political...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

The authors would first and foremost like to thank the many IDPs, Afghan refugees and residents of Peshawar who generously gave their time to be interviewed for this study, as well as key...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

How do affected states respond in times of disaster?

This report highlights the need for international humanitarian actors to encourage and support states to fulfil their responsibilities...

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A pilot study This report, commissioned under ALNAP's Humanitarian Performance Project, aims to provide a system-level mapping and assessment of international humanitarian assistance. It cites...

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