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


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...

October 31, 2016

The State of Emergency in Ethiopia and Aid Worker Security

Ethiopia has witnessed months of often violent protests but the week of demonstrations leading up to the state of emergency declaration earlier this month saw increasingly violent protests spreading, raising...

October 14, 2016

New Staff Members

The EISF Secretariat is pleased to announce that new staff members have joined the team in the last few months.

September 8, 2016

Reclaiming Humanity for Humanitarian Security Risk Management

This post discusses Larissa Fast’s book ‘Aid in Danger’ and how some of the ideas in the book can be applied to humanitarian security risk management. In her blog, Christina...

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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