What if local people had secure rights to manage and benefit from the use of forests, or pastures, or farmland? What kind of entrepreneurial activities would we see?
Cloudburst Group has released RFP No. 2017-ERC-002, “Investor Report on Land Risks and Mitigation Strategies” All questions must be submitted by 5:00pm Eastern Time on Monday, June 26, 2017; 5pm ET. All responses must be submitted by 5:00pm Eastern Time on Friday, July 14, 2017; 12p ET. Please download the RFP and pricing template: RFP_No_2017-ERC-002_061917 [...]
Cloudburst Group has released RFP No. 2017-ERC-TGCC-001, “Impact Evaluation Data Collection (Zambia)” All questions must be submitted by 5:00pm Eastern Time on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. All responses must be submitted by 5:00pm Eastern Time on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Please download the RFP and pricing template: RFP_2017-ERC-TGCC-001_April_5_2017 Attachment_B2_RFP_2017-ERC-TGCC-001_Pricing_Template Responses_to_Questions_RFP_2017-ERC-TGCC-001
What does it look like when international development works? Cloudburst Public Information Specialist, Sandra Coburn, provides a glimpse in her photograph, which received an honorable mention in USAID's Feed the Future photo contest. Over 100 images were submitted on the theme "Photos of Progress: What It Looks Like When Development Works" and we are proud [...]
Request for Proposal: 2017-LRDP-001 Mid-term Performance Evaluation of USAID/Columbia’s Land and Rural Development Program (Mid-term PE-LRDP)
Cloudburst Group has released RFP No. 2017-LRDP-001, “Mid-term Performance Evaluation of USAID/Columbia’s Land and Rural Development Program (Mid-term PE-LRDP)”
Washington, DC, November 18, 2016— The Cloudburst Group announced today that Co-Founder and President Patrick Moynahan will retire capping over 30 years of assisting organizations that provide services to socially and economically underserved persons. Over three years ago, Mr. Moynahan brought in Michelle Hayes as an owner and Executive Vice President to begin succession planning. [...]
"FACT: Rates of homelessness in the U.S. remained essentially unchanged between 2008-2012. This is surprising indeed, especially against the backdrop of a recession that had its origins in the housing market, and in which tens of thousands of homeowners lost their homes. Evan Horowitz made an important contribution to the conversation, 'Does poverty drive homeless [...]
At the 2016 World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty last week—the most important event of the year for influencing policy and programming in the land sector—The Cloudburst Group presented our research and solutions for addressing one of the pressing global development challenges: strengthening land and resource rights. The theme of the 17th annual conference was Scaling [...]
In June 2014, First Lady Michelle Obama launched the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness by the end of 2015. In New Orleans, Mayor Mitch Landrieu assembled a broad public-private partnership in a committed and very public effort to achieve this ambitious goal. The Cloudburst Group, working with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Mayor Mitch Landrieu and community leaders, has documented how the City of New Orleans met the Mayors Challenge – a full year early.
Cloudburst Group has released the following request for proposals (RFP): “Land Administration to Nurture Development (LAND) Impact Evaluation Data Collection in Afar,” RFP No. 2015-ERC-001. All responses must be submitted by 5:00pm Eastern Time on Friday, July 24, 2015. Update (7/15/15): Responses have been posted to submitted questions about the RFP. Download: the RFP, the budget attachment, and [...]