Overseas Development Institute

Working paper

The Rohingya response in Bangladesh and the Global Compact on Refugees

This report explores how far the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR) – adopted by 181 UN Member States, including Bangladesh, in December 2018 – has informed the response to the Rohingya crisis.

Reducing the risk of protracted and multiple disaster displacements in Asia-Pacific

This report explores multiple and protracted displacements caused by natural hazard-related disasters in Asia-Pacific, including those influenced by climate change and climate variability.
Working paper

The fiscal impact of immigration: a review of the evidence

This review brings together the existing empirical evidence on the fiscal impact of immigration. It is the first to synthesise empirical studies from both high- as well as low- and middle-income countries.
Briefing paper

Regional bodies supporting national-level evidence-informed decision-making on vaccines

The Global Vaccine Action Plan aims for all countries to have access to a functioning National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) to provide evidence-informed recommendations to national policy-makers on vaccine-related matters. The aim of this briefing note is to improve understanding of core aspects of...
Working paper

Donor support to peace processes: a Lessons for Peace literature review

Set against a global context of rising violent conflict and the changing nature of conflict driven by a broad range of factors, including a wider spectrum of involved parties, this paper considers lessons drawn from key literature on recent peace processes and multilateral settlements, and...