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.

3 July 2019

Mobile rapid assessment: connecting the communities at risks

Type:

Report

Organization:

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

Organization:

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

Organization:

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

Organization:

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

Organization:

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
  • French
  • Participation

29 June 2019

Monitoring Perceptions of People Served by the Red Cross in Austria: a case study by IFRC

Type:

Case Study

Organization:

IFRC

An IFRC case study on ‘Monitoring Perceptions of People Served by the Red Cross in Austria and Their Field Staff’. https://groundtruthsolutions.org/.

  • Monitoring
  • Restoring family links