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With regular contributions from the GISF Secretariat and guest experts, the GISF Blog explores a range of topical, contextual and theoretical developments affecting the practice of humanitarian SRM.

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The Big Picture: geopolitical trends driving humanitarian security challenges (Part 2)

NGO Security Management

Humanitarian space is constantly being negotiated, and today's security managers are having to make ethical considerations as they work to keep aid workers safe. In part two of this blog series, based on Hugo Slim's keynote speech at the 2021 HNPW session: 'SRM in the Changing Global and Humanitarian Context', Slim explores the evolution of the humanitarian footprint, and the ethics of security risk management.

17 May 2022

The Afghanistan Crisis of 2021: a Black Swan?

Humanitarian Programmatic Issues, NGO Security Management

When the Taliban ramped up their offensive in May 2021, there were few indicators that it would lead to an immediate collapse of the…

23 Mar 2022