“This inception report outlines the planned strategy for assessing the impact of the WFP’s Integrated Resilience programme in Niger on the dynamics of population well-being and resilience. The impact evaluation is intended to estimate the impacts of the Integrated Resilience Programme on absorptive, adaptive, and transformative resilience capacities. WFP’s Resilience Programme in Niger consists of activities including Food Assistance for Assets (FFA), nutrition support, school feeding, Smallholder Agriculture Market Access (SAMS) activities, and lean season support. The intervention is intended to directly increase both household resilience capacities and food security.”