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Security in your pocket: ‘Umbrella’ a one-stop-shop

By Holly Kilroy Holly Kilroy is Co-Founder and head of Organisational Development at Security First. She previously worked as the Emerging Powers Coordinator at Crisis Action where she launched and...

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Can standardised hashtags be effective in emergency responses?

Author: Jessica MacLean After the 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami, a study found that social media platforms, especially Twitter, were extremely beneficial during the disaster to citizens and...

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Office Opening: A guide for non-governmental organisations

A well-planned and transparent approach to opening an office will mitigate many of the risks involved. The process is not linear and every situation will have different requirements. However, by...

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Syria

The ‘State’ of Insecurity in Syria

Former UN peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi has recently stated Syria is ‘going to be a failed state, with warlords all over the place’, asserting the country will soon ‘become another Somalia’. Syria...

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Mozambique

Increased violence in Mozambique

Violence Increase Since April 2013 there has been an increase in kidnappings in Mozambique. Armed members of the political opposition group Renamo, who in 1992 made a peace agreement with the...

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