Contents related to "Safety"

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    Trauma & Psychological First Aid, South Sudan

    Event | March 8, 2017

    The course is aimed at anyone who works with staff and volunteers in relief, development and mission settings. While anyone is welcome to attend, it is particularly useful for (HR) managers, team leaders or those who might be expected to take a leadership role in the aftermath of a critical incident or other traumatic event.

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    Basic Hostile Environment Course - 3 Days

    Event | March 8, 2017

    This intensive three day course is aimed at NGOs, journalists, human rights workers and students who are planning to visit or work in medium or high risk hostile environments. It will help you to prepare properly for your mission and for unexpected events that you may encounter while on mission.

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    Why should we address sexual violence in humanitarian workplaces?

    News Item | March 3, 2017

    As a study by Report the Abuse shows, only 16% of humanitarian organisations have even a single mention of sexual violence as a risk to their employees within their organisation’s policy and procedural documents, let alone a comprehensive, sensitive or survivor-centred response mechanism. Megan Nobert, Founder and Director of Report the Abuse, discusses the gaps in the humanitarian sector in addressing sexual violence against aid workers and urges humanitarian organisations to take action and put in place effective and efficient prevention and response strategies for their staff.

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    Why should we address sexual violence in humanitarian workplaces?

    News Item | March 3, 2017

    As a study by Report the Abuse shows, only 16% of humanitarian organisations have even a single mention of sexual violence as a risk to their employees within their organisation’s policy and procedural documents, let alone a comprehensive, sensitive or survivor-centred response mechanism. Megan Nobert, Founder and Director of Report the Abuse, discusses the gaps in the humanitarian sector in addressing sexual violence against aid workers and urges humanitarian organisations to take action and put in place effective and efficient prevention and response strategies for their staff.

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    Hazardous Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) Course

    Event | February 20, 2017

    The Danish Refugee Council global training team will conduct the Hazardous Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) course in Beqaa, Lebanon.

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    Hazardous Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) Course

    Event | February 20, 2017

    The Danish Refugee Council global training team will conduct the Hazardous Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) course in Beqaa, Lebanon.

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    Hazardous Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) Course

    Event | February 20, 2017

    The Danish Refugee Council global training team will conduct the Hazardous Environment Awareness Training (HEAT) course in Beqaa, Lebanon.

  • Oxford Guidance on the Law Relating To Humanitarian Relief Operations In Situations of Armed Conflict

    Library Document | January 5, 2017

    In armed conflicts across the world, millions of civilians need emergency assistance to survive, but all too often fighting parties prevent this relief from reaching them. The Oxford Guidance on the Law Relating to Humanitarian Relief Operations in Situations of Armed Conflict both provide a firm understanding of the relevant rules designed to allow the delivery of assistance and enhance policy-making and advocacy to improve humanitarian access.

  • Residual Risk Acceptance An Advocacy Guidance Note

    Library Document | January 4, 2017

    The guidance note is intended for organizations to use in developing advocacy strategies (both internal and external) on residual risk in principled humanitarian action.

  • Blank Risk Register template: NGOs and Risk

    Library Document | January 4, 2017

    A template risk register which NGOs can use for risk assessment and management.