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Security to go: a risk management toolkit for humanitarian aid agencies

Acceptance, Context Analysis, Equipment, Inclusivity, NGO Security Management, Policy Guidance, Safety, Technology

Security to go: a risk management toolkit for humanitarian aid agencies is intended to provide a simple, easy-to-use guide for non-security experts to quickly set up basic safety, security and risk management systems in new contexts or rapid onset emergency response…

Guides 2020 English GISF publication

Gestión de riesgos de seguridad: una guía básica para las ONG pequeñas

NGO Security Management, Policy Guidance, Safety

La presente guía pretende ser un recurso de seguridad sencillo y fácil de usar que sirva a las ONG más pequeñas para romper mitos sobre la gestión de riesgos. Al establecer los elementos de un marco de gestión de riesgos…

Guides 2019 Spanish GISF publication

Security Risk Management: a basic guide for smaller NGOs

Legal Obligations, NGO Security Management, Policy Guidance, Safety

This guide aims to be a simple, easy-to-use security resource to help smaller NGOs demystify security risk management. By setting out the elements of a basic security risk management framework, this guide aims to support NGOs in translating their duty…

Guidance Material, Guides 2017 English GISF publication
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People management (Security to Go module)

Legal Obligations, NGO Security Management, Policy Guidance, Safety

People management has a direct impact on security risk management. This module takes a closer look at the employee cycle and identifies the practices in people management which carry an obligation or risk. This module demonstrates that the best solution…

Guides 2017 English GISF publication

Ouvrir un nouveau bureau : Manuel à l’attention des organisations non gouvernementales

Equipment, Legal Obligations, Policy Guidance, Safety

Ce manuel a été conçu pour présenter de manière simplifiée les démarches qu’il est recommandé d’entreprendre pour ouvrir un bureau dans un pays où le marché de l’immobilier est susceptible d’être complexe et/ou confus. Bien que ce manuel fasse souvent…

Guides 2015 French GISF publication

Office Opening: A guide for non-governmental organisations

Equipment, Legal Obligations, Policy Guidance, Safety

A well-planned and transparent approach to opening an office will mitigate many of the risks involved. The process is not linear and every situation will have different requirements. However, by applying a logical and organised process, setting up an office…

Guides 2015 English GISF publication