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Saving Lives Together Implementation Guidelines | English, French & Spanish

NGO Security Management

This document contains guidelines for the implementation of the ‘Saving Lives Together’ framework. These guidelines were developed to support the implementation of the 2015 revision of the SLT Framework, which aimed to achieve a clear, more focused and systematic approach…

Guidance Material 2021 English, French, Spanish

Ethiopia: Vigil Insight Situation Report | 02 August 2021

Context Analysis, NGO Security Management, Safety

Insecurity Insight have released their most recent report looking at predictions and mitigation measures for aid organisations working in Ethiopia. You can download the report on the left.

Report 2021 English

The UK’s approach to safeguarding in the humanitarian sector | Approach Paper

Context Analysis, Human Rights, Safety, Wellbeing

This approach paper sets out the purpose, scope and rationale of the UK government review, which will focus explicitly on the humanitarian aid sector and will examine the extent to which the UK government’s safeguarding efforts have been effective in…

Paper 2021 English

Keeping up with COVID-19: essential guidance for NGO security risk managers – Module B12: COVID-19 Related Threats and Mitigation Table

Covid-19, NGO Security Management, Policy Guidance, Safety

Module 12: ‘ Covid-19 Related Threats and Mitigation Table’ is in section (B) ‘Operational Security’ of our three-part series ‘Keeping up with COVID-19: Essential guidance for NGO security risk management’. This module sets out COVID-19 related threats to personnel, assets,…

Guidance Material, Guides 2021 English GISF publication

ACAPS: Humanitarian Access Overview

Context Analysis, Humanitarian Programmatic Issues, NGO Security Management

The new ACAPS report outlines how access to humanitarian assistance continues to be restricted for crisis-affected populations in more than 60 countries. Along with the analysis report, they have made publicly available the access dataset behind our analysis as well as an interactive…

Report 2021 English

Ethiopia: Vigil Insight Information Alert | 16 July 2021

Context Analysis, NGO Security Management, Safety

Insecurity Insight have released their most recent report looking at predictions and mitigation measures for aid organisations working in Ethiopia. You can download the report on the left.

Report 2021 English

Figures at a Glance 2021

Context Analysis, NGO Security Management, Safety

This report presents the latest verified statistics on aid worker violence from Humanitarian Outcomes’ Aid Worker Security Database. This preview gives updated numbers and trends through 2020. You can download the dataset from the AWSD website or take a look at their…

Report 2021 English

HNPW & GISF | Session Outcomes and Summary Briefs | 2021

Acceptance, Access, Communications, Inclusivity, Local Action, NGO Security Management, Safety, Technology, Wellbeing

Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Weeks (HNPW) The Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Weeks (HNPW) is the annual event of the LEP (leading-edge programme) and the largest event of its kind. Every year, the HNPW brings together more than 2000 experts in…

Briefing, Report 2021 English GISF publication

Local humanitarian action during Covid-19: findings from a diary study

Covid-19, Local Action

‘Local’ humanitarian organisations based in areas of crisis are the first to respond to disasters, conflicts and displacement. During the Covid-19 pandemic, these actors stepped up again, delivering medical supplies, food and other relief for those directly affected by the…

Report 2021 English

Ethiopia: Vigil InSight Situation Report | July 2021

Context Analysis, NGO Security Management, Safety

Insecurity Insight have released their most recent report looking at predictions and mitigation measures for aid organisations working in Ethiopia. You can download the report on the left.

Report 2021 English