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Managing the Security of Aid Workers with Diverse Profiles

Acceptance, Gender, Human Rights, Humanitarian Programmatic Issues, Legal Obligations, NGO Security Management

An aid worker’s personal security is impacted by the interplay between where the aid worker is, who they are, and their role and organisation. As employers, aid organisations have a duty of care to take all reasonable measures to protect…

Briefing, Paper 2018 English GISF publication

The Future of Humanitarian Security in Fragile Contexts: An analysis of transformational factors affecting humanitarian action in the coming decade

Acceptance, Civil-Military, Humanitarian Programmatic Issues, NGO Security Management

The Future of Humanitarian Security in Fragile Contexts: An analysis of transformational factors affecting humanitarian action in the coming decade stems from a recognition that the humanitarian landscape has changed dramatically in the past decade. The transformation of the humanitarian landscape…

Paper 2014 English GISF publication

Gender and Security: Guidelines for mainstreaming gender in security risk management

Gender

Gender and security is a complex issue, and this research found that there are different levels of comprehension of what it means in humanitarian and development assistance practice. The differences in gendered behaviour, bias, and learning have a direct impact on…

Briefing, Guidance Material, Paper 2012 English GISF publication