Forest management in displacements

 This collection contains guidelines,  assessment reports, handbooks, manuals, toolboxes, toolkits and case studies, that highlight best practices in mitigating environmental, economic and social impacts of deforestation on local and global communities in general. Current guidance comes from leading local and global organisations and institutions:  Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), the World Food Programme (WFP) and many more. Please send suggestions for additional content for this Channel to, or create your own Collection on the Library!

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Camp Planning and Management

The "Camp Planning and Management" Collection includes documents of guidance, standards and training materials is intended to support the planning and management of open camps established in response to both natural disasters and complex emergencies, understanding that camps should be established only as part of a comprehensive shelter and settlement strategy, involving explorations of alternatives to camps.

Mitigating Environmental Impacts In Camps

 This collection contains reports, case studies, articles and guidelines related to the environmental impact of camp settlements. It offers guidance on shelter and settlement programming and camp management, in both French and English. Current guidance comes from leading organisations: Cirad-Agritrop la recherche agronomique, Groupe Urgence Réhabilitation Développement (Groupe URD),  Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), Tropical Agriculture Association (TAA), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Please send suggestions for additional content for this Collection to, or create your own Collection on the Library.