Ensuring Security Risk Management is People-Focused: Insights and Tools for Effective Security Risk Management
|Date||13 Nov 2019 — 14 Nov 2019|
|Time||9:30 am — 1:30 pm CET |3:30 am—7:30 am EST|
|Address||Brussels Expo Hall 11, Place de Belgique 1, 1020 Bruxelles, Belgium|
Workshops Organised by: GISF and Insecurity Insight, with support of AidEx.
As the contexts aid agencies work in become more complex, the management tools required to keep staff safe while maintaining access and programme implementation must become more flexible to be able to respond to these complexities. An approach to security that requires staff to only follow a pre-determined series of actions will not be sufficient. A system that actively identifies the risks and empowers staff to understand their impact and to manage them is required.
Please note: workshops participants must also be registered to attend AidEx. See the bottom of this page for more information.
Day 1: Developing and Implementing People-focused Approaches to Ensure Effective Security Risk Management
November 13th 09.30 – 13.30 (including 30-minute break)
This workshop will look at how effective security risk management is not about ticking boxes, but must be based on policies and practices that put staff at the centre.
Topics covered will include:
Register for Workshop 1 here.
Day 2: Improving the Effectiveness of Security Risk Management through Staff-Friendly Incident Reporting
November 14th 09.30 – 13.30 (including 30-minute break)
This workshop will discuss how aid staff and aid agencies report, record and use security incident information for evidence-based risk analysis to improve a people-centred approach to security risk management. The workshop gives an overview of current practices and provides a space to think about what we would like to see happening in the future.
Register for Workshop 2 here.
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