CRS Slide Deck: The CRS Integral Human Development Framework: Shocks, Vulnerability, and Strategies
This slide deck is the core resource for Module 4. It provides an overview of the CRS Integral Human Development Conceptual Framework and explores the core components: shocks, vulnerability, and strategies.
Exercise: Coping with Multiple Shocks
Coping with one shock is difficult. Coping with successive shocks of increasing magnitude is vastly more difficult. This exercise explores situations in both Cambodia and Syria and asks how a family will cope and what others in the community, including CRS and its partners, can do to help.
Food Security: A CRS Case Study from Burkino Faso
Poor soil conditions, climate change, and sometimes damaging agricultural practices have increased the occurrence of drought and flooding in Burkina Faso, imperiling the 80% of households who survive through subsistence farming. Explore how resilience is built through the integrated FASO program. 4 pages.
CRS Video: Building Resilience through Innovation
CRS' ICT4D (Information Communications Technology for Development) program works with field staff to integrate technology into programs to help people to plan and prepare for future shocks; to help communities build back better and faster when disaster strikes; and to implement strategies that help communities to achieve longer term resilience. 5.22 minutes.
CRS Video: Emergency Shelter and Settlement Recovery
See how a signature approach to emergency shelter and settlement recovery can have a transformative impact on people’s ability to rebuild their homes, communities, and lives. 6:41 minutes.
CRS Video: Build Back Better in the Philippines
After Typhoon Haiyan, CRS Philippines staff had some fun creating a music video to show local families how the agency is working to build back more resilient homes. 3:55 minutes.