Skip to main content

ACT Gender Security Guidelines: threats to men, women and LGBTI staff

Download the resource

The global context for humanitarians is becoming more challenging. With targeted attacks on aid workers increasing in recent years, including the rise of reported sexual violence within the sector, our duty of care for staff is ever more important. Sexual violence is never the fault of the survivor. We should remain aware of this when undertaking prevention training, avoiding any tendency to ‘victim blame’.

Published on 01 August 2017

Resource language
  • Global
Themes – Areas of work
  • Gender, power and inclusion