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This toolkit is intended to provide a simple, easy-to-use guide for non-security experts to quickly set up basic safety, security and risk management systems in new contexts or rapid onset emergency…
This tip sheet is a quick reference for companies to understand sexual exploitation, abuse and sexual harassment (SEAH) and gender-based violence (GBV) in private sector development programmes. It is…
This guidance note focuses on Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Sexual Harassment (SEAH) and Gender-based Violence (GBV) within Private Sector Development (PSD) programmes. It is designed to assist FCDO…
The RSH Ethiopia Hub is launching an innovative and practical 6-month scheme designed to support small and less resourced CSOs to strengthen their safeguarding capacity. Interested organisations…
This analysis provides a brief overview of the recent inter-agency mapping of efforts to address sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) in Ethiopia, following the UN Secretary General’s Strategy and the…
In October 2020, the CHS Alliance published an updated PSEAH Index as part of its verification tools to help organisations verify their performance, and determine whether they have the policies and…
This report summarises the work done by the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) between October 2019 and October 2020 to improve global standards and performance on safeguarding…
This report summarises the work done between October 2019 and October 2020 by groups and organisations that made commitments at the October 2018 London Safeguarding Summit, and others working to…
This document sets out the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) Health, Safety, Environmental and Social (HSES) safeguarding rules. These have been designed to ensure safeguarding…
These posters aim to protect community members against SEAH. The posters contain slogans including "all aid is free", "no aid workers should take advantage of their positions", and "sex with children…
This publication addresses key questions on generating evidence on violence against children (VAC) that may arise during the pandemic. It includes a decision tree to guide those considering…
This short report is a companion to ICAI’s January 2020 review of the UK’s Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative (PSVI). It explores the UK’s efforts to tackle sexual exploitation and…
This short report is a companion to ICAI’s January 2020 review of the UK’s Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative (PSVI). It explores the UK’s efforts to tackle sexual exploitation and…
This animation, in Rohingya language (with English subtitles), aims to support the Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (PSEA) in refugee camps in Bangladesh. The video was produced in…
This video presents a call to action for organisations on Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (PSEA). It describes the importance of the issue, how and why things go wrong and why…
This publication advocates rethinking of the frameworks established to address SEAH in order to more fully reflect linkages between SEAH and GBV. The paper argues that organisations in the…
This strategy on safeguarding against sexual exploitation and abuse and sexual harassment (SEAH) sets out the actions the UK is taking across all government departments which engage in delivering…
This Tip Sheet outlines some overarching principles that should be considered when applying a safeguarding approach and using the resources on the Resource and Support Hub.  It also has some specific…
ACFID has published the second annual update on the recommendations of the independent review to improve the practice and response in the prevention of sexual misconduct which took place in 2018. The…
This webinar provides training on integrating GBV risk mitigation and how to support a survivor of GBV and safe referrals. This training is designed to provide an introduction to and resources for…
This free E-learning course offers professionals and volunteers located in Greece, an opportunity to gain insight or reaffirm the importance and the basic principles of child safeguarding and child…
This snapshot provides an overview of the inter-agency mapping of efforts to addresses sexual exploitation and abuse in Ethiopia, which was conducted by the Ethiopia PSEA Network in April-June 2020
This tip sheet is a quick reference for understanding good practice when engaging survivors of SEAH in policymaking. It is an adapted version of the report titled Best practice in engaging survivors…
This video provides an introduction to the 2019 edition of the Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (CPMS). It provides a brief history of the CPMS and explains how it can be…
This online self-assessment tool helps organisations self-assess against KCS' child safeguarding standards. The assessment is organised according to policy, people, procedures and accountability and…
‘Saying No to Sexual Misconduct’ is an interactive and innovative learning package that aims to raise awareness among IASC partner staff and ensure they have the skills and tools to define, detect…
This learning brief from the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) highlights their top 10 key obstacles and opportunities in implementing Feedback and Complaint Response Mechanisms (FCRMs).  Learnings are…
More than five years after the sector came together to launch the Core Humanitarian Standard on Quality and Accountability (CHS), the Humanitarian Accountability Report 2020 shines a light on the…
The risk of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse and Sexual Harassment (SEAH) is likely to continue to increase in the coming months during the COVID-19 pandemic and response. Evidence from previous…
In the context of the COVID-19 response, this webinar explores the following questions: - What does ‘safeguarding’ pertain to, whose responsibility should it be to define ‘vulnerable’ groups or…
This document provides the legal review of aid worker passport/registration scheme. It was commissioned to conduct a legal review by the DFID co-ordinated, but multi-agency, Aid Worker Passport…
This short brief by the Gender-Based Violence (GBV) sub-cluster Palestine outlines key messages on GBV support for the COVID-19 Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) strategy. It…
This UNICEF e-learning course provides a set of four lessons intended to raise awareness about sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) and how to prevent it. The lessons cover the UN Standards of Conduct…
These guidance notes by the Gender-Based Violence Area of Responsibility (GBV AoR) provides country-based recommendations for GBV sub-sector partners to ensure continuity of GBV service provision…
This comprehensive guidance note provides clear guidance for private sector companies and investors on Gender-Based Violence and Harassment (GBVH). It provides a clear rationale for companies to…
This sector brief provides guidance for private sector companies and investors on addressing Gender-Based Violence and Harassment (GBVH) in the construction sector. It sets out the key GBVH risks…
This sector brief provides guidance for private sector companies and investors on addressing Gender-Based Violence and Harassment (GBVH) in the public transport sector. It sets out the key GBVH risks…
This sector brief provides guidance for private sector companies and investors on addressing Gender-Based Violence and Harassment (GBVH) in the manufacturing sector. It sets out the key GBVH risks…
This is an introductory e-course for United Nation staff and managers on Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (PSEA). The course contains information on the UN standards of conduct on sexual…
This course provides an introduction for managers on what to do if an investigation into sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) is required. It breaks down the steps for managing investigations, what…
This introductory course to sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) covers three main areas: 1. Defining SEA 2. The international framework on SEA such as the UN Secretary General's Bulletin, the IASC…
These guidelines have been developed for staff involved in managing allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA). The Guidelines provide an overview of the key steps and issues organisations…
This support package, developed by Scotland's International Development Alliance comprises references, resources, tools, templates, examples and training modules and is accompanied by a structured…
This resource provides a brief guidance for UK employees on whistleblowing. It outlines: •    What a whistleblower is;  •    What the law says about whistleblowing; •    What does and does not count …
This resource provides guidance for UK employees on how to handle workplace bullying and harassment. It outlines what constitutes bullying and harassment in the workplace (including sexual harassment…
This toolkit is focused on movement building and has been developed to help individuals understand power and gender and build feminist movement leadership. While it does not have a focus on…
This webinar was facilitated by the Safeguarding Leads (SLN) Network with Huge Davies who led the legal review as the main speaker. The meeting focused on sharing information and support individual…
This study analyses data from national Violence Against Children (VAC) surveys in Cambodia, Haiti, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria and Tanzania, to examine the prevalence and dynamics around disclosure,…
This easy read evidence digest draws on evidence from past infectious disease epidemics to explore how the risks of sexual exploitation, abuse and sexual harassment (SEAH) increase during these…
Safeguarding is rapidly rising up the international development agenda, yet literature on safeguarding in related research is limited. This paper shares processes and practice relating to…