- 18 October 2018: ECOWAS Commission stressed the need for human security to deliver the peace, security, human rights and development
- 11 October 2018: Value of human security in localizing the Sendai Framework demonstrated at the Arab-Africa Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction
- 17-19 October: Istanbul Human Security Conference features the relevance of human security to address current and emerging threats
April 2018: UNTFHS releases 2018 Call for Proposals. More information here.
ABOUT THE TRUST FUND
The UNTFHS finances programmes that translate the human security approach into practical actions and provide concrete and sustainable benefits to vulnerable people and communities threatened in their survival, livelihood and dignity.
WHAT IS HUMAN SECURITY
“Human security is an approach to assist Member States in identifying and addressing widespread and cross-cutting challenges to the survival, livelihood and dignity of their people” (General Assembly resolution 66/290)