Archive Sahel emergencies: flexible funding and contingency planning

  • By Penda Diallo, CARE International
  • 13/12/2016

Picture from BRACED publication - Evaluative learning for resilience: Providing Humanitarian Assistance for Sahel Emergencies (PHASE) Research reports and studies, August 2016

13 December, 11.30-12.30 GMT / In a world of increasing risk and instability, humanitarian and development actors must adapt to work more closely. This webinar will explore the impact of crisis modifier interventions and flexible funding in Sahel emergencies. It will draw on experiences of one the CARE consortium, which is one of the world's largest resilience initiatives. The Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters (BRACED) programme in the Sahel is deepening ways to better connect humanitarian–development financial programming by using the implementing modalities of humanitarian aid through the Providing Humanitarian Assistance for Sahel Emergencies (PHASE) programme and its Contingency Mechanism.

We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can flag it to our editors by using the report abuse links. Views expressed in the comments do not represent those of Braced or its partners.

Video

Corridor to the future? Mauritania's nomadic herders seek safe passage

Can negotiating safe travel corridors across national borders help the Sahel's pastoralists survive intensifying drought?

Blogs

From mangoes to maize, climate change brings new hunger threats

A warming world raises "scary" prospects for poor food producers who face lower harvests and competition for land


Can you build resilience in Mali when the bullets are flying?

Seeking the support of central authorities who are "perceived as absent because they cannot meet the basic needs of the population" is often insufficient


Can climate resilience steal the global limelight in 2019?

The next step is for experts to distill their findings for increasingly curious aid funders


Five key principles for Adaptive Social Protection programming

These can be used as a roadmap for implementers, or a checklist for holding programmes to account


Latest Photos

Tweets