Crisis Resources

  • All in Diary

    The All In Diary is designed for use in disaster situations, and is specifically aimed at less experienced field based humanitarian workers in international and local NGOs. Information pages on many topics related to crisis management can be downloaded.
  • Crime Prevention Products

    Great products for personal and home security helpful for those travelling on their own or in less secure places.
  • Disasters and the local church

    The book 'Disasters and the local church', published by Tearfund in 2011, provides guidelines for church leaders in disaster-prone areas of Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. The book is all online and free to download.
  • Foreign & Commonwealth Office

    FCO have a comprehensive list of UK embassies overseas and foreign embassies in the UK.
  • Good Neighbor Insurance Travel Safety Guide

    This free online guide is filled with real-life tips and strategies to keep you from becoming a victim overseas. Hopefully you may never need to use some of the information provided. But knowing some of this information could save your life.
  • Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)

    As part of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, IRIN provides regular reports on a wide array of political, economic and social issues affecting humanitarian efforts. Particularly aimed at areas subject to disaster or crisis.
  • Missionaries on Alert

    "Missionaries on Alert" is a 2-volume instructional manual subtitled "A Security Awareness Training Manual for Living in Threat Environments." It is written from a Biblical perspective as a basic security awareness training manual for
  • Mobile Member Care Team

    Mobile Member Care Team (MMCT) is a cooperative, inter-mission ministry that provides training, consultation, referral and direct crisis response for missionaries on the field.
    Tel: ++233 246 092 315 (GHANA)
  • People in Aid

    People In Aid lists a broad range of courses relating to risk assessment, health & safety and security. Courses listed are open to staff from agencies and individuals.
    Tel: 020 3137 3590
  • ReliefWeb

    ReliefWeb is the world's premier electronic clearinghouse for those needing timely information on humanitarian emergencies and natural disasters - designed specifically to help the humanitarian community improve its response to emergencies.
  • Safe Travel

    This site covers many aspects of travel safety. The site contains over 70 articles & tips, all written by a team of experts. They add around 10 articles a month.
  • Safety & Scams Collection

    This is a list of safety tips for travellers, and scams commonly used on travellers.
  • Safety and Security Guidelines

    These guidelines are designed to help organisations take safety and security issues seriously. They give practical advice on preventing critical incidents from happening and crises developing, as well as knowing how to manage such events if they do occur. They have been written to assist any UK based agency or UK church sending staff or volunteers overseas.

  • The Ministry of Safety

    Here are a series of sermon outlines focusing on the subject of Road Safety and dedicated to Africa.
  • Tips for Safe Travel

    A few basic safety tips for anyone travelling.
  • Travel Secure App

    Use this app to receive security alerts, research an area and reach out for help from a security professional at MSS. Morton Security Solutions is a reliable provider of Crisis Management Program Development, Secure Travel Services, and Communications.
  • UnitedHealthcare Global

    For over 40 years we have been supporting the expansion of organisations worldwide by focusing on how to better manage risks associated with international travellers.
  • Vision of Humanity 'Global Peace & Terrorism Index'

    Statistics and visual tools for determining Peace and Terrorism levels in different countries around the world over the last few years.