In this section you will find useful resources on safeguarding

Safeguarding - Ukraine Conflict

Resources to help organisations ensure that their safeguarding responses are effective in response to the Ukraine Conflict

Dóchas Safeguarding Code

Committing to lead a culture of safeguarding in the Irish humanitarian and development sector

Ending Sexual Exploitation, Abuse, and Harassment in Development Co-operation and Humanitarian Assistance

Key Pillars of Prevention and Response
DAC Recommendation

Bond Commitment to Change in Safeguarding

Approach to Tackling Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Sexual Harassment in the Aid Sector & Safeguarding Policy Templates

The Translatability of Safeguarding Terminology: linguistic and cultural challenges for NGOs

'The Translatability of Safeguarding Terminology' was presented by Nadine Gleasure from Concern to the Dóchas Safeguarding Working Group…

Safeguarding in Trócaire: Supporting Partners

Trócaire's presentation to the Dóchas Safeguarding Working Group in 2020 gave an overview of their Safeguarding work with Partners to-date.

Children and Adults-At-Risk: Safeguarding Policy, CBM

The purpose of this safeguarding policy and procedures is to regulate how CBM's programmes, operations and representatives work so that the…

Distance Monitoring: Misean Cara

Misean Cara presented on 'Distance Monitoring' to the Dóchas Safeguarding Working Group on the 24 November 2020.

Safeguarding in Plan International's COVID-19 Response

This presentation from Plan International gives an overview of their Safeguarding Standards and Policy in the context of COVID-19

GOAL Safeguarding Case Study

GOAL presented a Safeguarding Case Study to the Dóchas Working Group on the 19 October 2021

Inter-Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme: Steering Committee for Humanitarian Response

The following gives and overview and links to the presentation regarding an Information session by the Steering Committee for Humanitarian…

Exploring Technical Areas Of Safeguarding: An Overview of Key Insights and Learnings from the Dóchas Safeguarding Task Group

One of Dóchas’ key task groups is the Safeguarding Task Group (STG), established in 2018. The following report provides an Overview of Key…

Safeguarding Resource and Support Hub

The Safeguarding Resource and Support Hub (RSH) aims to support organisations in the aid sector to strengthen their safeguarding policy and…

The Charities Regulator Safeguarding Guidance for Charitable Organisations

In 2020, the Charities Regulator published Safeguarding Guidance for Charitable Organisations working with Children; and with Vulnerable…

Caritas Safeguarding Training Resource

Caritas introduces five short films and a discussion guide as a training resource to strengthen safeguarding in humanitarian contexts.

Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse and Sexual Harrasment Implementation Handbook

This Handbook developed by the CHS Alliance provides a complete quick reference guide to implementing measures for protection from sexual…

Bond: Developing and modelling a postive safeguarding culture: a tool for leaders

In 2021, Bond created a discussion-based tool to support leaders of organisations to understand what a positive safeguarding culture looks…

Safeguarding Sessions 2022: Beyond Compliance to Implementation

The Dóchas Safeguarding Working Group hosted a four part-series of online learning conversations in November 2022. You can view the…

Charity Trustees' Week 2022: Safeguarding for Trustees: Roles and Responsibilities

The Dóchas Safeguarding Working Group held an event during Charity Trustees' Week 2022 to raise awareness of Safeguarding roles and…

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