The Aid Worker Security Database

The Aid Worker Security Database (AWSD) records major incidents of violence against aid workers, with incident reports from 1997 through the present.


The Antares Foundation

The Antares Foundation work across all ranges and aspects of staff care and psychosocial support for humanitarian and developmental organizations worldwide.


Headington Institute

The Headington Institute provides support for humanitarian relief and emergency response personnel worldwide.


Humanitarian Outcomes

An independent research organisation providing evidence and policy advice to inform better humanitarian action.


Mandala Foundation

Work to strengthen humanitarian emergency, disaster relief and development action through the psychosocial support of people, projects and organisations in Australia and the Asia-Pacific.



Study on activist burnout (2015)


Safety and Security of Humanitarian Personnel and Protection of United Nations Personnel

Analysis of emerging security trends and their implications for United Nations personnel (October 18, 2017)


Staff Well-Being and Mental Health in UNHCR

Mental health risks for UNHCR staff (2016)