The Global Shelter Cluster (GSC) is an Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) coordination mechanism that supports people affected by natural disasters and internally displaced people affected by conflict with the means to live in safe, dignified and appropriate shelter. The GSC enables better coordination among all shelter actors, including local and national governments, so that people who need shelter assistance get help faster and receive the right kind of support.
The GSC is co-chaired by IFRC and UNHCR at the global level. IFRC is the convener of the Shelter Cluster in natural disasters while UNHCR leads the Shelter Cluster in conflict situations.
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November 21, 2019
| Dataset date: Nov 21, 2019
This dataset updates: As needed
Draft Subdivisions for Grand Bahama, showing draft subdivisions by jurisdiction.
The boundaries, designations and names used on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the Shelter Cluster.
This is a draft produced for programmatic and planning purposes, it will be updated as soon as possible.
The boundaries for Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) on this shapefile are approved. Other boundaries are draft boundaries.
Any areas labelled "private" are partially under jurisdiction of GBPA depending on the activity.
December 18, 2015
| Dataset date: Nov 20, 2015
This dataset updates: Never
The Shelter Cluster Nepal agency data tracker and reports file is a compilation of all partner agency data on distribution, training, and cash and the planning status of these items for the 2015 Nepal Earthquake. The data has been submitted in the Shelter Cluster template since the beginning to the the most recent update is updated every Tuesday and Friday. This data is going through an ongoing validation process to identify inaccurate data, missing agencies and quality control. We would greatly appreciate your help to do validation and quality control on the data. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to share observations.
November 25, 2015
| Dataset date: Aug 17, 2015-Sep 4, 2015
This dataset updates: Never
Following the completion of shelter activities outlined in the Humanitarian Action Plan (HAP) and the beginning of the transition from the emergency phase to longer term preparedness / recovery programming, the Shelter Cluster redeployed the baseline assessment team in August 2015 in order to conduct a detailed evaluation of the shelter response. The overall objective of the evaluation was to inform 1) an evaluation of the effectiveness of the shelter operational response detailed in the humanitarian action plan (2) identify barriers to recovery.
Category Five Tropical Cyclone Pam made landfall in Vanuatu on March 13th 2015, resulting in storm surges and sustained winds of up to 240 km per hour throughout the affected area of the country. REACH, through its global partnership with the Global Shelter Cluster, was deployed to Vanuatu at the end of March 2015 to facilitate the implementation of a shelter and settlements vulnerability assessment designed to inform the medium to long term strategy of the Vanuatu Shelter Cluster. Data collection was conducted between 7 April and 1 May, 2015.