The training material allows members and non-members to have a baseline education on human rights issues and its application to security operations
DCAF and ICRC are seeking expressions of interest from academic institutions, think tanks, and policy research organizations that would be interested in continuously improving and updating the DCAF-ICRC Toolkit and Knowledge Hub.
The Voluntary Principles Initiative recently released its new Strategy. The document focus on four strategic directions.
The Voluntary Principles Initiative has approved and disbursed funds to support the continued implementation efforts in Nigeria. The grant is valid for a period of one year.
The webinar Contracting Private Security Companies: Risks & Responsibilities in a Rapidly Changing Market, produced in partnership with ICoCA, is available here.
The OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) has become the new Observer of the Voluntary Principles Initiative.
Don’t miss the webinar Contracting Private Security Companies: Risks & Responsibilities in a Rapidly Changing Market, on October 17. Registrations are open.
The Embassy of Canada in Burkina Faso is hosting a VPs workshop in Ouagadougou. The event will be held on September 26, 2019, from 2 pm to 5 pm. All interested all welcome.
We are pleased to welcome two new engaged NGO members, Green Advocates and UNICEF Canada. Both new members were approved during the Annual Plenary Meeting that took place in London in March 2019.