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. 

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…

The Durable Solutions Platform (DSP) together with the Program on Forced Migration and Health (PFMH) at Columbia University launched their joint report at the Columbia Global Centers | Amman (CGC), on Thursday 6 February. The research explored how Syrian refugees’ self-reliance could be improved while at the same time supporting host communities’ resilience and social cohesion. The event brought together around 100 people from various backgrounds, including national and…