In this blogpost, Dr Jonathan Corpus Ong discusses 'targeting', social divisiveness, and solidarity among recipients of international aid, based on findings from a recent project in the Philippines on common tools and services, Pamati Kita.
Margie Buchanan-Smith shares lessons learned from ‘Pamati Kita’, a ‘common services’ project taking place in the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan, exploring how humanitarian agencies can collaborate and use common channels of communication to be more accountable to the people they aim to serve.
'Fanning the Flame: The CDAC Network – A Movement for Change' tells the story of the Network’s formative years; a time of forming and storming as the diverse Membership set about building a movement for fundamental change in the way the humanitarian sector operates.
A new report released by Internews seeks to understand the Information and Communication Needs among Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Eastern Ukraine.
The CDAC Network has been awarded a landmark grant by the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID) which will firmly establish communicating with communities as a predictable and resourced component of humanitarian response.
Communicating with, and providing information to, people affected by crisis are two of the most important elements of humanitarian response. They are also two of the most overlooked. Communicating with disaster affected communities is a growing field of humanitarian response that helps to meet the information and communication needs of people affected by crisis. (Image: Reuters)
Gil Arevalo, OCHA’s CwC Officer in the Philippines, explains how networks and relationships built during the response to Typhoon Haiyan ...
In this blog, Nicholas Van Praag of CDAC Network Affiliate Member, Ground Truth Solutions, discusses their research into perceptions of ...
In 2014, we saw a huge amount of great #commisaid work happening all over the globe, responding to crises such as Ebola and conflict in ...
Our latest report looks at communicating with communities initiatives and coordination in the response to Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
The CDAC Network aims to ensure that communities affected by, and prone to, crisis are better able to withstand and recover from humanitarian emergencies, and are actively engaged in decisions about the relief and recovery efforts in their country.