Contents related to "Humanitarian Programmatic Issues"

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    Data Responsibility on the Front Lines: Protection and Security in Humanitarian Response

    Event | March 19, 2018

    In this panel discussion convened by the Signal Program on Human Security and Technology of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), the École polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), speakers from a diverse set of backgrounds will explore and debate the major challenges and opportunities of digital security and cyber resilience in the 21st century.

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    Urban Humanitarian Response: Challenges and Opportunities

    Event | March 13, 2018

    Drawing on articles in the latest Humanitarian Exchange and their own research and experience, our panellists discuss what is different about providing humanitarian assistance in urban areas and which tools and approaches can help to make responding to crises in urban environments more effective. 

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    CartONG and Terre des hommes launch Mobile Data Collection Toolkit

    News Item | March 13, 2018

    CartONG and Terre des hommes launch website with guidance on collecting data in the field, including information on how to ensure data protection.

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    Reports of misconduct within the international aid sector

    News Item | February 13, 2018

    On the EISF website, organisations can find useful guidance on how to respond to reported incidents of sexual violence.

  • Communicating Risk in Public Health Emergencies

    Library Document | February 2, 2018

    These guidelines provide overarching evidence-based guidance on how risk communication should be practiced in an emergency. The recommendations in this document also guide countries on building capacity for communicating risk in health emergencies.

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    NGOs call for the protection of aid workers in Afghanistan

    News Item | January 26, 2018

    Following the attack in Afghanistan, sixty-one national and international NGOs have issued a statement condemning the atrocious attack on NGO offices in Jalalabad on Wednesday 24 January 2018.

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    EISF publishes Security to Go in Spanish

    News Item | January 22, 2018

    EISF has today published the Spanish translation of its Security to Go guide.

  • Saving Lives Together Framework

    Library Document | December 22, 2017

    This document details the Saving Lives Together (SLT) Framework, its objective, principles and implementation. 

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    EISF publishes a new CommsTech article on the digital security of LGBTQI aid workers

    News Item | December 15, 2017

    EISF publishes a new article that discusses the digital risks that LGBTQI aid workers may face while working in areas that are hostile to people who identify or are perceived as LGBTQI, and ways in which aid workers and non-governmental organisations can prepare and respond to these risks.