Video Abstract: Somalia Famine: Competing Imperatives, Collective Failures 2011-2012

November 2016

Dan Maxwell discusses the findings the book he co-authored with Nisar Majid. The book analyzes the famine, the humanitarian, and the community responses. Watch the video to learn more about…

Video: Healthcare, Water, and Education in Building State Legitimacy

August 2016

This video from the Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium describes findings that challenge conventional wisdom regarding basic service delivery and perceptions of government legitimacy by citizen’s living in fragile and conflict…

Video Abstract: Cash Transfer Programming for Syrian Refugees

February 2016

This report provides lessons for the Danish Refugee Council (DRC), other humanitarian organizations, and funders striving to optimize cash transfer programs (CTP) in humanitarian contexts. Through an examination of the…

Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards (LEGS): launch of the 2nd edition handbook

February 2015

This event marks the publication of the second edition of LEGS and provides an opportunity to learn more about the LEGS approach and to discuss wider issues surrounding livelihoods-based support…

Another humanitarian crisis in Somalia? Learning from the 2011 famine

January 2015

In July 2014, humanitarian agencies and the government of Somalia raised the alarm of a new severe drought in Somalia, three years after the deadly famine that killed more than…

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