The Short Guide to Rapid Joint Education Needs Assessments

The Short Guide is a stand-alone reference tool to help you plan and conduct a rapid joint needs assessment. You can also use it in situations where there are no clusters and education is coordinated through a sector working group.

  • Coordination: Needs Assessment, Inter-Sector Coordination
  • HPC: Needs Assessment & Analysis

Rapid Assessment Sampling in Emergency Situations

The aim of this paper is to give the reader some ideas about the key points and principles related to sampling that need to be considered when carrying out a rapid assessment in an emergency situation.

  • Coordination: Needs Assessment
  • HPC: Needs Assessment & Analysis

Putting Children at the Centre

These guides are intended as practical guidance for Save the Children staff working at Head Office and within country programmes who want to support children’s meaningful involvement in the governance, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of their work. The guides have been written…

  • Coordination: Coordination, Needs Assessment
  • HPC: Needs Assessment & Analysis
  • Technical Areas: Accountability to Affected Populaiton

Pakistan Assessment Working Group Terms of Reference

In order to further strengthen the inter-cluster coordination on assessments, the ICCM requested OCHA to establish an Assessment Working Group (AWG). The group was composed of cluster and agency needs assessment representatives and/or experts. OCHA chaired the Assessment Working Group and this…

  • Coordination: Cluster Management, Needs Assessment
  • Emergency: Floods
  • HPC: Needs Assessment & Analysis

Joint Education Needs Assessment Toolkit

This toolkit provides robust guidance for conducting joint needs assessments in the first weeks and months of an emergency. This toolkit is divided into four parts: I) guidance; II) modules; III) tools; and IV) annexes. This toolkit accompanies RJENA

  • Coordination: Needs Assessment, Inter-Sector Coordination
  • HPC: Needs Assessment & Analysis

Haiti Earthquake: Education Cluster Lessons Learned Report

This report summarizes the lessons related to the Education Cluster’s response to the Haiti earthquake in 2010. A total of 40 recommendations are included in this document.

  • Coordination: Coordination, Knowledge Mangement
  • Emergency: Earthquakes
  • HPC: Operational Peer Review and Evaluation
  • Technical Areas: Protection

Education Cluster Coordinator Handbook

The purpose of this handbook is to provide Education Cluster Coordinators with supporting information to guide their role in facilitating a predictable, coordinated and effective response to education needs in emergencies.

  • Coordination: Coordination, Cluster Management, Inter-Sector Coordination, Leadership
  • HPC: Implementation & Monitoring, Needs Assessment & Analysis, Operational Peer Review and Evaluation, Resource Mobilisation, Strategic Planning, Coordination
  • Technical Areas: Accountability to Affected Populaiton


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