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Vulnerability Assessment Methodologies: A Review of the Literature (2nd Edition)

Thu, May 4, 2017
This literature review provides an overview of the tools and methods used to measure vulnerability, as pertains to development interventions focused on economic strengthening, at the population level as well as the household and individual level.

USAID Policy and Program Guidance - Building Resilience to Recurrent Crisis

Tue, April 12, 2016
This guidance aims to reduce chronic vulnerability and promote more inclusive growth in areas of recurrent crisis.

Investing in Resilient Markets through Private Sector Partnerships

Mon, April 11, 2016
Engaging the local private sector is an integral component of effective, sustainable action when building resilience and reducing disaster risks in hazard-prone areas.

Financial Diaries with Smallholder Families

Wed, March 9, 2016
How do small-scale agricultural producers manage their money, and what do their strategies tell us about their need for financial tools?

USAID/OFDA Economic Recovery Workshop

Tue, February 9, 2016
This introductory-level workshop is designed for staff that are not economic recovery experts, but want to gain insight into livelihood programming and best practices.

Scaling Impact: Zambia Profit Case Study

Tue, February 9, 2016
This case study analyzes the extent to which dynamics between input suppliers and smallholders have changed through the USAID/Zambia-funded PROFIT project.

USAID CEADIR Series - Reality Check: Investor Perspectives on Climate Finance

Wed, January 27, 2016
USAID’s Climate Economic Analysis for Development, Investment and Resilience (CEADIR) project hosts a monthly discussion series, Navigating the Climate Economy: Investing for Growth and Resilience.

The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) is now open in DC! Contribute to their agenda by completing a survey

Fri, January 8, 2016
Contribute to the Cash Learning Partnership's Agenda by completing a 5 minute survey.

What Next for Nepal? Evidence of What Matters for Building Resilience After the Gorkha Earthquake

Fri, December 4, 2015
Read this report from Mercy Corps about the determinants of resilience in post-crisis environments.

ASPIRES South Africa Factsheet

Wed, November 18, 2015

Do Financial Services Build Disaster Resilience?

Tue, November 17, 2015
This study analyzes survey data from households in Western Leyte, Philippines to test the common assumptions regarding what characteristics contribute to disaster resilience.

Economic Recovery and Resilience in Crisis Environments (Event Resources)

Mon, November 9, 2015
Find resources here from November’s event, including the webinar recording and presenters’ slides.