(written for Devex)
By Christine Williamson @dutyofcareint
To ensure the foundation for duty of care is robust, having people in the right positions with the right competencies must be the starting point.
The safety and security of humanitarian aid workers is arguably in greater jeopardy today than at any time in the history of the humanitarian endeavour. While our systems and practices have strengthened, the threat to the humanitarian worker has increased, particularly the local humanitarian.