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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May 23, 2019

Webinar: Preventing and Addressing SEA in Private Security Operations

A new webinar from the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers' Association, featuring EISF's Director Lisa Reilly, is now available to view online.

May 16, 2019

Cinfo launches new Duty of Care learning tool

Cinfo has launched a new online learning tool for organisations to assess how they meet the security and safety aspects of Duty of Care in line with Swiss law.

May 9, 2019

Umbrella App Offers Free Security Advice

A secure, encrypted app released by the team at Security First allows users to access open-source, up-to-date security information in one place.

May 3, 2019

Duty of Care: delusions and solutions

A new blog from by the Centre for Safety and Development explores Duty of Care and introduces the new Duty of Care Matrix by Coalition of Care.

April 15, 2019

Call for research proposals

EISF is seeking to hire a research consultant to carry out research for its forthcoming publication on Partnerships and Security Risk Management: from the local partner perspective.

Business Partnership Programme

Business Partnerships Programme

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Training & Events


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