EISF is an NGO network for security focal points and is a global centre of excellence for humanitarian security risk management. The forum currently represents over 100 aid agencies 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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August 5, 2019

New EISF Blog: Reflections on EISF's 'At What Cost?' Campaign

Following the end of EISF's 'At What Cost?' campaign, this blog gives an account of the campaign's impact so far.

July 17, 2019

An open letter to non-governmental and donor organisations from the European Interagency Security Forum

As part of the #AtWhatCost campaign, EISF has published an open letter to NGOs and donors about ineffective funding structures for security risk management.

July 8, 2019

At What Cost? EISF initiates new campaign on financial processes for safety and security

Beginning 8th July 2019, EISF will be carrying out a month-long campaign entitled At What Cost? that aims to raise awareness about issues with current financial processes for security risk management...

July 2, 2019

News from the EISF's Director's trip to the United States

In June 2019, Lisa Reilly travelled to the US to host a session at the InterAction Forum, facilitate two workshops and meet with North American NGOs.

June 14, 2019

New EISF blog: Aid Worker Wellbeing and Security Risk Management

New blog by EISF's Projects and Membership Officer explores employee wellbeing in relation to security risk management in the aid sector.

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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