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Launch of the expanded, more accessible LEGS Handbook

By 26th June 2023June 4th, 2024Uncategorised

We are pleased to announce that the 3rd edition of the LEGS Handbook is now available in English, French, Spanish and Arabic.

Key improvements in this edition include:

  • Expanded guidance on response planning and creation of LEGS Principles.
  • Greater emphasis on preparedness through the creation of new technical standards.
  • Updated and increased information on key thematic issues including cash and voucher responses, inclusion, and local ownership.
  • More accessible formatting and language, improved graphics and use of colour to help navigate the guidance.
  • Practical case studies are presented on a dedicated web page.

You can now now view the Handbook on a brand new interactive portal, Download a PDF version, or Purchase a physical copy.

To learn more about what’s been improved in this edition, watch an excerpt from our global launch webinar.

Thank you to everyone who contributed their time and talents throughout the revision process, in particular the LEGS Technical Advisory Group, Handbook Editor Helen de Jode, the chapter revision authors and everyone who submitted comments on the draft 3rd edition during the consultation phase or provided technical support.