10th September 2020
29th June 2020
De-escalation has numerous applications at home or abroad, but when employees or colleagues are in a country beset by political instability, poor infrastructure or a lack of policing, it is vitally important.
13th March 2020
Global security is under constant threat from environmental disasters, war or threat of war, poverty, health crises, terrorism, and economic instability.
Operating in environments in the middle of, or recovering from, a security crisis requires a certain skill set to ensure that security in the field is not compromised.
31st March 2019
On 1 April 2019, the Mission Ready platform ceased to operateRead more
11th December 2017
With 2017 on track to be a record-setting year for natural disasters across the globe, the need for hostile environment awareness training couldn’t be greater.
From sweeping hurricanes in the U.S. to monsoon floods across the Caribbean Islands, erupting volcanoes in Southeast Asia, quakes of great magnitude on the Iraq-Iran border and last but not least lethal, mudslides in Sierra Leone and Bangladesh. Havoc has truly been wrought.
19th July 2017
The 2016 Aid Worker Security Report (produced annually by Humanitarian Outcomes with data sourced from its Aid Worker Security Database) makes for sobering reading. The report provides a snapshot of the number of aid workers who fell victim to an attack, with additional breakdowns on where the incidents took place and by what means.