Latest publications


Title Summary Date
From post-conflict recovery and state building to a renewed humanitarian emergency: A brief reflection on South Sudan
This paper is a brief reflection on the current situation in South Sudan, based on meetings with the Government of the Republic of South Sudan, donors, humanitarian agencies, and members of South Sudanese civil society during a two-week mission in mid- to late June. 13/08/2014
Surveying livelihoods, service delivery and governance: baseline evidence from South Sudan
Marco d’Errico, Karolina Kozlowska and Daniel Maxwell
In 2012, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), with inputs from the SLRC, implemented the first round of an original sub-regional panel survey in South Sudan aimed to produce data on people's livelihoods, access to and experience of basic services, and people’s perceptions of governance. 11/08/2014
Surveying livelihoods service delivery and governance - baseline evidence from Sri Lanka
Geetha Mayadunne, Richard Mallett and Jessica Hagen-Zanker
In 2012, SLRC implemented the first round of an original sub-regional panel survey in Sri Lanka aimed to produce data on people's livelihoods, access to and experience of basic services, and people’s perceptions of governance. 29/07/2014
Blockages to preventing malnutrition in Kambia, Sierra Leone: a semi-quantitative causal analysis
Paul Binns, Ernest Guevarra, Mohamed Jalloh and Melrose Tucker
Drawing on a semi-quantitative evaluation of access and coverage (SQUEAC) approach, this report examines the blockages to preventing malnutrition in Kambia district, Sierra Leone. 18/07/2014
Gender, youth and urban labour market participation: evidence from the tailoring sector in Kabul, Afghanistan
Adam Pain and Richard Mallett
This study looks at young women’s and men’s experiences in Kabul’s tailoring labour market, with a particular focus on: 1) how young women and men acquire skills and enter the urban labour market in the first place, particularly in light of the highly gendered nature of boundaries between public and private space; 2) what the nature, terms and limits of their labour market participation look like; and 3) whether participation in that urban labour market is working for or against them. 03/07/2014
Gender-responsive budgeting in fragile and conflict-affected states - a review
Rebecca Holmes and Rachel Slater with Anna Acker and Anna Berezovskaja
This paper reviews the experience of gender-responsive budgeting (GRB) in fragile and conflict-affected situations to date by drawing out the key findings in relation to: 1) what GRB tells us about planning, budgeting and financing for gender equality; and 2) how GRB has been applied across a variety of fragile and conflict-affected situations. 03/07/2014
Politics and Governance in Afghanistan: the Case of Nangarhar Province
Ashley Jackson
This paper aims to look at subnational governance and access to public goods. It seeks to understand the power relations at play, attempting to separate how government functions in reality from narratives created by the international community about how governance systems should function. 19/06/2014
How to study capacity support to states in fragile and conflict-affected situations: an analytical framework
Richard Mallett, Paul Harvey and Rachel Slater
The purpose of this paper is to provide an analytical framework that can be used to: (1) identify existing gaps in state capacity to deliver services; and (2) examine how international actors’ capacity support programmes work in practice, and assess the extent to which they are fit for purpose in a given context. 11/06/2014
Surveying livelihoods service delivery and governance - baseline evidence from Pakistan
Babar Shahbaz, Qasim Ali Shah, Abid Suleri, Mohsin Ali Kazmi and Steve Commins
In 2012, SLRC implemented the first round of an original sub-regional panel survey in Pakistan aimed to produce data on people's livelihoods, access to and experience of basic services, and people’s perceptions of governance. 05/06/2014
Surveying livelihoods service delivery and governance - baseline evidence from Nepal
Bishnu Raj Upreti, Pravat Uprety, Jessica Hagen-Zanker, Sony KC and Richard Mallett
In 2012, SLRC implemented the first round of an original sub-regional panel survey in Nepal aimed to produce data on people's livelihoods, access to and experience of basic services, and people’s perceptions of governance. 03/06/2014

Search

RSS