Load low-bandwidth site?

Safety and Security in Yemen

12 November 2015
Middle East and North Africa

Share this:

Safety and Security in Yemen

Ensuring safety and security has been one of the most pressing challenges for Yemeni society. In this article, Mohammad Al-Shami looks at the factors causing instability and reducing security in Yemen, including the presence of non-state armed actors such as Al-Qaeda and pervasive corruption at all levels of government. Mohammad also recommends measures to improve safety and security in Yemen, such as increasing links between security providers and communities that are currently absent.


Conducting Conflict Assessments: Guidance Notes

This booklet aims to provide staff with a resource to help in the analysis of conflict, to better assess conflict related risks associated with development or humanitarian assistance, and to develop options for more conflict sensitive policies and programmes.

The Aid Security Monthly News Brief – December 2014

This monthly digest documents threats and incidents of violence affecting the delivery of humanitarian assistance.

Advice note: Private security companies

This one-page document seems to be an early draft for a guide on Private Security Companies.