The IASC framework for Saving Lives Together is a series of recommendations geared towards enhancing security collaboration between the United Nations, International Non-Governmental Organisations and International Organisations. The nine goals for enhanced collaboration are:
In the report “to stay and to deliver” (2011) by OCHA, the issue of national aid worker security is highlighted as becoming critical for humanitarian agencies and their donors. This is due to the declining access of international staff in some high-risk contexts and increasing reliance on national staff and local partners to remain where international staff members have left. The working group from the IASC Staff Security Task Force have come with both general and field recommendations for staff security.