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Collaborative Learning Approach to NGO Security Management- Acceptance White Paper

1 January 2011

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Collaborative Learning Approach to NGO Security Management- Acceptance White Paper

This white paper serves as a key document in an on-going collaborative research project on acceptance and NGO security, funded by the Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The project and this white paper build on already established concepts of acceptance, and expand on this knowledge through research about how humanitarian and development organizations and their staff members conceptualize and implement acceptance. Through this research, the project team hopes to better understand whether or not and under what circumstances acceptance can be an effective security management approach for NGOs.


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