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      Security Institute Diversity & Inclusion Survey Analysis


      In 2021, the first year of the Security Institute (SI) Inclusive Security Special Interest Group (ISSIG), a Diversity & Inclusion survey for the sector was carried out. The survey received 760 responses, of which 549 were from within the Security…

      Report 2022 English

      Signal Alert

      Signal Alert is an occasional publication of the Aid Security Database to inform the humanitarian sector of a statistically significant trend, change, or outlier detected in the security environment for aid operations.

      Report 2022

      Behind the Scenes of Humanitarian Action | GISF Webinar Recording

      Inclusivity, NGO Security Management, Duty of Care

        Wednesday, 30 November 2022, 2:00pm-3:30pm BST / 9:00am-10:30 EST. In a world that is seeing increasing attacks against aid workers it is essential to understand the role that security risk management plays in enabling safe operations and why it should…

      Webinar, Event recording 2022 English GISF publication

      Humanitarian Resistance: its ethical and operational importance

      Humanitarian Programmatic Issues

      This paper by Hugo Slim explores how resistance humanitarianism can contribute to efforts to tackle humanitarian crises. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the return of military dictatorship in Myanmar have reminded the world of the importance of humanitarian resistance. In…

      Academic Resource 2022 English

      South Asia: outlook for civil unrest in 2023

      Context Analysis

      Dragonfly has released its 2023 outlook for civil unrest in South Asia, examining potential triggers and impacts for those operating in the region. You can find the report here.

      Guidance Material 2022 English

      New Call for Tenders: digital risk assessment product

      NGO Security Management, Technology

      Apply today to develop our new digital risk assessment guide and tool and help those keeping humanitarians safe understand the implications of digital risks! GISF is looking for a consultant with knowledge of the intersection between digital and security issues…

      2022 English GISF publication