Activities

DSP engages the humanitarian, development and policy communities in the region and beyond.  We do this by developing research and by organizing conferences, trainings and seminars. 

This year, the Durable Solutions Platform (DSP) and the Migration Policy Institute (MPI) are conducting a research project to explore best practices that can enable pathways to durable solutions for Syrian refugees, moving past the effects of displacement. The best practices are drawn from displacement contexts around the world, highlight the learning that can be drawn for improving resilience and opportunities for supporting self-reliance for Syrian refugees and their host…

Over the course of 2020, the Durable Solutions Platform (DSP), together with IMPACT Initiatives, will be conducting research to examine whether, and in what ways, shared livelihoods services have and can contribute to better integration outcomes for Syrian refugees, internally displaced people (IDPs) and host communities in KRI.

This document provides an overview of the project, including by defining shared services in relation…

DSP organized a virtual programmatic-focused roundtable discussion to share lessons learned from previous livelihoods programs and discuss medium-term strategies for forthcoming livelihoods programs in Jordan on Wednesday 3 June. The roundtable brought together 28 participants from 15 different agencies.

The refugee response in Jordan is at a critical juncture, with humanitarian and emergency needs increasingly overlapping with…