Assessments and surveys

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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27 November 2019

Data protection flyer

Type:

Infographic

Organisation:

IFRC

This flyer produced by the IFRC provides advice on how to ensure that personal data is properly protected when carrying out community engagement activities.

  • Checklist
  • Data collection
  • Data protection

12 September 2019

CEA Assessment Report – Community Based Migration Programme in Turkey

Type:

Report

Organisation:

IFRC

An assessment report analysing information needs, access to and preferences in using communication channels, community structures, social cohesion and behaviours of refugees and host communities in Turkey, and staff and volunteers’ capacities at Turkish Red Crescent Community Centres.

  • Communication
  • Community
  • Refugees

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

3 July 2019

Communicating in recovery

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

Australian Red Cross

A guide from the Australian Red Cross on ‘Communicating in Recovery’, for people or organisations working and managing information in a post emergency/disaster environment. It can be adapted to different situations.

  • Disaster
  • Emergencies
  • Recovery

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