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Evaluating Humanitarian Action Guide


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Resource type:Tools, guidelines and methodologies
Keywords:Evaluation-related, Feedback mechanisms, Host Communities, Impact assessment, Internal Displacement, Joint evaluations, Needs assessment, Refugee Camps, Refugees/IDPs, Standards, System-wide performance
Author(s):Cosgrave J. and Buchanan-Smith M.
Date published:10 October 2016

The Evaluating Humanitarian Action Guide supports evaluation specialists and non-specialists in every stage of an evaluation, from initial decision to final dissemination.

A pilot version of this Guide was first released in June 2013, following a three-year drafting process led by ALNAP, co-authors John Cosgrave and Margie Buchanan-Smith, and supported by an inter-agency advisory group.

15,000 EHA Guide downloads later, ALNAP has gathered feedback from more than 40 organisations participating in the pilot process who tested its content on the ground. We have now incorporated all the feedback into this final EHA Guide.

Click here to watch the launch event and panel discussion on the key issues in evaluation of humanitarian action.

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