Assessments

Community engagement and accountability is an important component of any assessment, as it helps to capture vital information that may not be available from other sources.

Use these tools and resources to make sure that your assessment is transparent and captures the views and opinions of communities you work with.

Three Ugandan Red Cross workers in Red Cross vests are looking at information on two mobile smartphones.

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3 July 2019

Mobile rapid assessment: connecting the communities at risks

Type:

Report

Organisation:

IFRC

A report from the Indonesian Red Cross on Mobile Rapid Assessment: Connecting the Communities at Risk. It details how mobile applications are used as a rapid assessment tool to empower communities to protect themselves.

  • Assessments
  • Mobile
  • Rapid assessments

3 July 2019

Beneficiary Communications and Accountability baseline assessment grid

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

IFRC

An IFRC ‘Beneficiary Communications and Accountability Baseline Assessment Grid’, which looks at the institutional capacity for CEA in response, recovery and development.

  • Accountability
  • Disaster
  • Response

2 July 2019

Communication needs assessment toolkit

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

CDA Collaborative

A suite of tools, developed by CDAC Network and ACAPS, that provide guidance for humanitarian responders to assess and determine how to enhance communication with communities at different stages of an emergency.

  • Communication

2 July 2019

Listen, Learn, Act e-training

Type:

Training Material

Organisation:

Ground Truth

This 'Listen, Learn, Act' online training from Fabo.org covers methodology for monitoring quality and accountability to affected people, using performance measures including Sphere and the Core Humanitarian Standard.

  • Feedback
  • Participation

1 July 2019

Mobile data collection online course (English)

Type:

Training Material

Organisation:

IFRC

A Mobile Data Collection (MDC) online course from the IFRC, which aims to generate a broader range of scope and dissemination of its MDC tools, their functions and benefits and to make it more accessible to key partners.

  • Assessments
  • Technology
  • Mobile data collection

27 June 2019

Information needs assessment: Cox's Bazar – Bangladesh

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

Internews

An Information Needs Assessment carried out by Internews in Bangladesh, to determine the information needs of displaced communities. Additional resources are available on the Internews website: https://internews.org/.

  • Communication
  • Information
  • Migrants