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

What is Humanitarian Security Risk Management

Humanitarian security risk management allows greater access to and impact for crisis-affected populations through the protection of aid workers, programmes and organisations.

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December 13, 2018

Is ISO31000 the next step in the evolution of humanitarian security risk management?

Rich Parker provides an overview of ISO31000 and how humanitarian NGOs can benefit from adapting it to their operations.

December 13, 2018

UK passes amendment to counter-terrorism bill for aid workers

The UK House of Lords passes an amendment to exempt aid workers from prosecution under new law that makes it an offence for British nationals and residents to enter or remain...

December 4, 2018

EISF publishes new article on security incident reporting systems

A new article by Gonzalo de Palacios explores some of the incident reporting software NGOs use to manage incident information.

November 9, 2018

Sexual Violence: Ensuring lessons are learned while remaining survivor-focused

The fourth episode of the Humanitarian Incidents podcast with Megan Nobert is live!

November 2, 2018

How should you respond to a crisis?

In a new blog post for EISF, guest contributor Tom Huntley unpacks several different approaches senior managers can take to respond to a crisis: leadership, command and management.

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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