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Using Context Monitoring to Understand Resilience: Leveraging real-time data to analyze household impacts of drought and resilience capacity in the Ethiopia PRIME project

Event Details
Date: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Location: 
Save the Children, 2000 L Street NW, Suite 500, Washington DC & Online

The Project-Level Early Warning (PLEW) Interest Group hosted TANGO International's Tim Frankenberger at the group's October meeting which welcomed both in-person and webinar attendees. Through his presentation on USAID's Pastoral Areas Resilience Improvement through Market Expansion (PRIME) Project, Frankenberger discussed how analysis of real-time data collected during an in-progress shock presented a unique opportunity to understand how, in a time of increasing climatic variability throughout Ethiopia, droughts affect households, their responses, and whether their resilience capacity can help them recover.

Event Resources:

Event Recording

Event Presentation

Update of PRIME Trigger Indicators - October 20, 2014 Handout

Additional Ethiopia PRIME Resources