Publications

Recent Publications

Islamic humanitarianism? The evolving role of the Organisation for Islamic Cooperation in Somalia and beyond

Islamic humanitarianism? The evolving role of the Organisation for Islamic Cooperation in Somalia and beyond

HPG Working Papers, February 2015
Eva Svoboda, Steven A Zyck, Daud Osman and Abdirashid Hashi
Regional organisations are becoming increasingly involved in humanitarian action and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is no exception. This paper examines how the OIC works, and explores its strengths and weaknesses as a regional and religious organisation, with specific reflection on their engagement in the 2011 famine in Somalia.
CARE's experience with community score cards: what works and why?

CARE's experience with community score cards: what works and why?

Research reports and studies, February 2015
Leni Wild and Joseph Wales, with Victoria Chambers
​This report (and policy brief) explores the experience of CARE International in implementing community score card programmes in four countries – Ethiopia, Malawi, Tanzania and Rwanda – and aims to address the significant research gap around cross-country comparative analysis of social accountability programmes.

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