Engagement of crisis-affected people in humanitarian action.

Background paper of ALNAP's 29th annual meeting, 11-12 March 2014, Addis Ababa

ALNAP/ODI.

Brown, D., Donini, A. and Knox Clarke, P.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Strong guidance on engaging with communities but tailored to a humanitarian context. Many of the concepts cross apply to a service delivery programme in a development context and the 'Engagement arrow' on page 9 is a useful visualisation of engagement trajectory

Resource type: Guidance for participation

Resource application: Apply guidance to review and improve participation. Engagement arrow can be used to assess levels of engagement

Low/medium participation skills and dedicated resource to understand and apply guidance depending on level of improvement/changes required.

Pillar: Beneficiary participation
Building Blocks: transparency participation feedback staff capacity