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One of the main services of the Livelihoods Resource Centre is to gather and share knowledge of the relevant livelihoods documents generated by RC/RC or other expert Institutions on the field.

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Please note that you will find in the Spanish version additional publications only available at this time in Spanish.


Guidelines for Livelihoods Programming

The guidelines are a practical 'how to' guide for programme managers and field staff planning or implementing livelihoods programming in an early recovery or developmental context. It builds on the experience of a number of partners of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

Organization: IFRC
Files: en es fr ar cyr
Microeconomic Initiatives Handbook

The purpose of the handbook is to build on the lessons learned and best practices identified during the implementation of MEIs and to propose tools to manage their inherent challenges. The handbook draws on the ICRC’s experiences in over a dozen contexts and on the co ...

Organization: International Committee of the Red Cross
Files: en es fr
Rapid Assessment for Markets

In today’s market economies people’s livelihoods depend to a significant extent on markets: farmers sell their produce to consumers, retailers, or wholesalers; craftspeople produce various goods and sell them to consumers, retailers, or wholesalers; workers offer thei ...

Organization: ICRC and IFRC
Files: en es fr ar
Sustainable Livelihoods Guidance Sheets

The livelihoods approach is a way of thinking about the objectives, scope and priorities for development. A specific livelihoods framework and objectives have been developed to assist with implementation, but the approach goes beyond these. In essence it is a way of putting people at the centre o ...

Organization: DfID
Files: en es fr
Guidelines for Cash Transfer Programming

Building on the broad range of cash experiences within the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement and in the humanitarian sector, these guidelines provide practical, step-by-step support to the design and implementation of cash programmes. They are to be used by field practitioners (generalists, special ...

Organization: ICRC and IFRC
Files: en fr

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