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 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.

November 1, 2018

What is diversity in risk?

In a series of blog posts for the ICRC, CHS Alliance and ATHA, EISF's Research Advisor unpacked some of the key questions and issues raised in EISF's recent publication 'Managing...

October 24, 2018

Do no digital harm

Discussions had at the 2018 Humanitarian Congress Berlin on the handling of sensitive data in the humanitarian context highlight the benefits and risks associated with taking further steps to digitalise...

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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