Resource

EISF Risk Management Guidelines

This document from EISF provides organization with guidelines on how to address sexual violence against aid workers. This document will be the most useful for organizations that are looking for a brief introduction to steps that they can take to protect their aid workers from SEAH.

November 23, 2019
Document

NGO Risk Management: Principles and Promising Practice Handbook

February 15, 2019
Topic

NGO Risk Management

February 7, 2019
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Issue

Risk Management & Regulatory Issues

We organize tools and research for nonprofits operating in high-risk environments to better identify, measure, and manage risk within their programming and policies, while also advocating to ensure regulations do not unnecessarily restrict humanitarian operations.

February 7, 2019
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Blog Post

NGO Risk Management Principles and Promising Practice

With heightened levels of violence in some conflict settings, coupled with proliferating legal and fiduciary regulations related to anti-corruption and…

November 8, 2016
Blog Post

Climate Resilient Debt Management

The world is facing three global disasters all at once: climate change, extreme global debt, and COVID-19. As we grapple…

May 21, 2021
Resource

UN: SEA Risk Managment Toolkit

This document from the UN is a planning and risk management toolkit. This toolkit can help organizations identify and record risks, develop a workplan and describe how the organization will prevent and mitigate these risks. These tools are primarily aimed for those working in UN field Missions, but may be useful for other organizations as well.

November 23, 2019
Blog Post

Managing Risk in International and Local NGO Partnerships

An in-depth study of the realities and recommendations for improving risk management in humanitarian crises.

March 6, 2019
Blog Post

NGOs and Risk Study Enters Second Phase, Survey Now Available

The new phase will focus on risk management within partnerships between national, local and international NGOs

April 23, 2018
Blog Post

NGOs and Risk How International Humanitarian Actors Manage Uncertainty

For humanitarian organizations, the presence of risk in the operating environment can force difficult trade-offs between the needs of people…

February 8, 2016