The European Interagency Security Forum (EISF) is an independent network of Security Focal Points who represent European-based humanitarian NGOs operating internationally.

EISF News

January 10, 2017

EISF Article on Security Information Sharing Technology

EISF is seeking information from NGOs on the technology they use to share security-related information with staff, particularly those that use online systems. This input will be used to inform...

December 22, 2016

Counter-terrorism Legislation and NGO Security Risk Management

In November, EISF attended a two-part expert roundtable at Chatham House that discussed the challenges NGOs face when working with non-state armed groups, in particular given the impact of counter-terrorism...

December 16, 2016

EISF requesting proposals for research project on Managing the Security of Staff with Diverse Profiles in High-risk Contexts

EISF is looking for research proposals for its research project on 'Managing the Security of Staff with Diverse Profiles in High-risk Contexts'.

December 1, 2016

Online security training in Spanish

The Spanish NGO Coordination Office is offering online security training in Spanish via its website. Find further details here.

November 7, 2016

Greater Accountability and Respect for Human Rights: A Contract Guidance Tool for Private Security Services

As an NGO, do you hire or are you considering hiring a private security company (PSC) to ensure the security of your operations? Do you implement guidelines for the hiring...

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EISF is committed to improving the safety and security of relief operations and staff, strengthening risk management to allow greater access to and impact for crisis-affected populations