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      State of Practice: The Evolution of Security Risk Management in the Humanitarian Space

      NGO Security Management, Safety, Duty of Care

      As a subject of humanitarian policy and practice, security risk management (SRM) has been an active and growing – yet largely understudied – area of operations. Only a small number of comprehensive, sector-wide analyses of SRM have been published over…

      Paper, Report 2024 Arabic, English, French, Spanish, Amharic, Ukranian GISF publication

      OCHA | Global Humanitarian overview 2024 ( EN/FR/ES/AR)

      Context Analysis, NGO Security Management, Policy Guidance

      The Global Humanitarian Overview is an annual assessment of global humanitarian needs and how to respond to them. This document provides an analysis of the drivers of needs and an overview of the resources required to support people targeted for…

      2024 Arabic, English, French, Spanish

      Evidence Aid – Evidence Collections and Resources

      Evidence Aid aims to save lives and livelihoods in disasters by providing decision-makers with the best available evidence and by championing its use. You can visit their website, which includes a range of Resources and Evidence Collections for decision makers,…

      Article, Briefing, Academic Resource, Guidance Material, Training Document 2023 Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese

      Partenariats et gestion du risque sécurité : guide d’action conjointe pour les organisations humanitaires locales et internationales

      Humanitarian Programmatic Issues, NGO Security Management, Safety, Local Action

      Depuis que les attaques contre les travailleurs humanitaires ont été enregistré, les travailleurs humanitaires locales et nationales à travers le monde ont été les plus exposés aux risques de sécurité. Tant que les efforts de la « localisation » de l’aide se…

      Guides 2022 French GISF publication

      Formation sur les vols

      NGO Security Management, Safety, Training

      Une bande dessinée, créée par Oxfam, pour informer le personnel de ce qu’il faut faire en cas de vol.

      Other, Guidance Material 2022 French

      Formation pour chaffeurs

      NGO Security Management, Safety

      Une bande dessinée, créée par Oxfam, pour informer les conducteurs sur les problèmes de sécurité et les SOP.

      Guides, Other 2022 French

      Formation pour les gardiens

      NGO Security Management, Safety

      Une bande dessinée, créée par Oxfam, pour informer les gardes sur les problèmes de sécurité et les SoP.

      Other, Guidance Material 2022 French

      Why I’m Vaxxed: personal stories from aid workers around the world


      Many aid organisations have highlighted the difficulties of managing vaccination requirements, and vaccine hesitancy in their operations. Therefore, at the request of members and others from the wider humanitarian community, GISF have put together some short videos to encourage staff…

      Other, Video 2021 English, French, Spanish GISF publication