Good practice and learning

Good practice guides

These guides are aimed to help organisations ensure that their programmes and projects are sensitive to the impact they may have on the conflict dynamics when working in areas of unrest.

Quality Standard for Emergency Response Field Guide – Conflict section (PDF 1.9 MB)

Good Practice Guide on conflict sensitivity (PDF 1.3 MB)

Learning resources

Tearfund has brought together some key learning regarding conflict sensitivity from its different programmes around the world.Tearfund’s Key Learning in operating in Conflict settings.

Tearfund’s key learning in operating in conflict settings (PDF 30 KB)

The role of the church in humanitarian emergencies
This collection of case studies demonstrates the role that the church can play in responding to humanitarian emergencies in fragile states. The case studies are taken from recent responses in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Colombia, Zimbabwe and Uganda, and highlight some of the strengths of and challenges facing the church in humanitarian response.