A woman and her young child walk in the middle of the desert passing by a large makeshift shelter for displaced people.
Photo By: Ali Ahmed



Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Roadmap for Research

The lack of systematic research and peer-reviewed publications in the humanitarian sector—particularly in shelter and settlements assistance—sheds light on the need for stronger relationships between…
Andrea Carla Lopez
Jun 8, 2021
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Understanding Coverage: Counting Those We Leave Behind

While humanitarian shelter and settlements (S&S) stakeholders advocate to meet global needs, the sector lacks a method to measure its collective impact. Who is covered…
Briar Goldwyn
Jun 23, 2022
Humanitarian Coordination & Practice

Greening Humanitarian Shelter and Settlements Responses

Today is World Habitat Day—a time for the world to come together to create sustainable, carbon-neutral, inclusive communities for all. As we celebrate amid preparations…
Briar Goldwyn
Kimja Vanderheyden
Oct 4, 2021
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Program Coordinator, Policy and Practice
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