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From research papers to training packs, find the resources you need, all in one place. For GISF members, please log in to access member-only resources. For hard copies of any GISF resources, please contact gisf-research@gisf.ngo. If you would like to share a resource with GISF, please contact gisf-isabel@gisf.ngo.


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      GISF Podcast | Inclusive Security E2: Operationalising Inclusivity

      Gender, Inclusivity, Policy Guidance, Training

      We are excited to release the second episode of GISF’s new Inclusive Security Podcast Series. This episode focuses on operationalising inclusivity featuring guest speaker Araba Cole from the International Rescue Committee (IRC). This series explores inclusivity through the lens of…

      Podcast 2021 English GISF publication

      GISF Webinar | Behind the Scenes: Safe Humanitarian Action | Recording

      Humanitarian Programmatic Issues, NGO Security Management, Safety, Training

      On 5 November, GISF held the Behind the Scenes: Safe Humanitarian Action webinar, an event for students, faculty, and young professionals focused on international development and humanitarian assistance studies. Are you interested in how humanitarians deliver aid to those in…

      Webinar, Event recording 2021 English

      Ethiopia: Flash Analysis and Prediction

      Context Analysis

      Insecurity Insight have released their flash analysis and prediction on the developing situation in Ethiopia. You can download the report on the left.

      Report 2021 English

      Aid Worker Security Report 2021

      NGO Security Management, Safety, Local Action

      Historically, the most dangerous operational settings for aid workers have been places where armed conflict is occurring. Most of the aid worker casualties (fatalities, serious injuries and abductions) result from attacks by non-state armed actors engaged in asymmetric conflict and…

      Report 2021 English

      The ‘Insight’

      NGO Security Management, Safety, Local Action, Access, Covid-19

      Jason joined GISF in December 2020 as Deputy Director for the Americas and since then has been helping NGOs deal with the fall out of the pandemic. Prior to that he worked for World Vision as a Global Security Advisor…

      Article 2021 English

      Risk guidance note: Urban armed groups (or gangs)

      Context Analysis, NGO Security Management, Safety

      The advice below is designed to be adaptive and generic to be incorporated in security plans across different contexts. INTRODUCTION Urban armed groups are defined as “…small, geographically isolated groups comprised of (mostly) young men in the urban popular zones…”…

      Guides, Guidance Material 2021 English

      Afghanistan: Flash Analysis and Prediction

      Context Analysis

      Insecurity Insight have released their flash analysis and prediction on the developing situation in Afghanistan. You can download the report on the left.

      Report 2021 English