Global Clusters Code Sub-domain Title Description
Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-1-1 S1.1 Access Number and percentage of households in need of shelter assistance

This indicator aims to identify the caseload for the shelter response, within the overall population affected by the emergency.

Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-1-2 S1.1 Access Number and percentage of households indicating shelter as a priority need

This indicators collects information on the priority support requested by affected households in order to meet their shelter-related needs. Shelter needs should be disaggregated to capture various solutions

Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-1-3 S1.1 Access Number and percentage of damaged houses / dwellings

This indicator focuses on the impact of the crisis / disaster on housing structures by degree of damage, enabling the development of a well targetted shelter response and associated response monitoring. Shelter damage category are to be defined at country level as relevant. It is recommended to have three to five levels of damage. (1) No Damage; (2) Partially Damaged; (3) Completely Destroyed.

Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-1-4 S1.1 Access Average cost of housing construction materials

The average cost of commonly-used housing construction material should be tracked over time as a key indicator of availability and accessibility of such items ; as well as the impact on the market of in kind humanitarian aid on such items

Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-2-1 S1.2 Assistance Number and percentage of households having received shelter assistance

This indicator aims to gather disaggregated data on number households supported with shelter assistance grounded in relevant sector standards

Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-2-10 S1.2 Assistance Percentage of shelter interventions taking into account impact on the environment Shelter cluster or relevant shelter sector coordination mechanism should define context-specific and measurable indicators with related guidance for assessing the impact of shelter solutions on the environment. Consider unsustainable resource use, encroachment in sensitive areas, use of environmentally friendly construction techniques, and land degradation issues (loss of forest, mangrove, or wetland)
Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-2-2 S1.2 Assistance Average covered living area per person among population receiving shelter assistance

The indicator captures the population density within the provided shelter solutions. Note that Sphere standards are of 3.5 m2 per person

Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-2-3 S1.2 Assistance Percentage of beneficiary households using shelter assistance as a means to address other needs

This indicator evaluates the appropriateness of the type of assistance provided. Beneficiaries of shelter assistance may have used the assistance they receive(d) for a different purpose than originally intended. For instance, beneficiaries may sell or exchange shelter materials in order to address other humanitarian needs such as food, water or health.

Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-2-4 S1.2 Assistance Number of persons / households / communities provided with training related to shelter assistance

Shelter and non-food item (including energy) training could cover a broad range of issues within the shelter sector. As part of the training evaluation, participants should be asked whether or not they have implemented the learnings from the training.

Emergency Shelter and NFI S1-2-5 S1.2 Assistance Number and percentage of households having recovered adequate shelter without external support

This indicator measures the degree of self-recovery among the affected household in terms of their shelter situation. For this indicator, shelter actors should define and agree at country level on what is an adequate shelter in this specific context