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Country:
El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico
Type of practice:
Agreements

The consulates of Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras launched the initiative “TRICAMEX” in the city of McAllen, in the United States of America.

Country:
United States of America
Type of practice:
Government Bodies

The Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) was created in 1985 under the Federal Advisory Committee Act to promote security cooperation between American private sector interests worldwide and the U.S. Department of State.

Country:
Global
Type of practice:
International frameworks and standards

The Guiding Principles on business and human rights outline how States and businesses should implement the UN “Protect, Respect and Remedy” Framework in order to better manage business and human rights challenges.

Country:
Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome And Principe
Type of practice:
Early warning systems

The Central African Early Warning System (MARAC) is a mechanism for the observation, monitoring and prevention of crises and conflicts, established by the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS). It is responsible for data collection and analysis in order to prevent conflicts.

Country:
Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
Type of practice:
Early warning systems

Pursuant to Chapter IV of the 1999 protocol relating to the mechanism for conflict prevention, management, resolution, peace-keeping and security, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has established a sub-regional peace and security observation system.

Country:
France
Type of practice:
Mobile and internet-based technologies

To improve its crisis response mechanism, the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs has created an online service enabling French nationals who so wish to declare their trips abroad easily and at no cost, called Ariane.

Country:
Ghana
Type of practice:
Assistance programs

To meet the needs of the migrants returning to Ghana from war-torn Libya, the International Organization for Migration, with generous support from the Government of Japan, implemented a project to strengthen the capacities of 161 returnees and vulnerable community members through the provision of

Country:
Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey
Type of practice:
Training and capacity building

UNODC held a Regional Workshop on the identification, protection and assistance of victims of trafficking in persons among refugees and displaced persons.

Country:
Global
Type of practice:
Mobile and internet-based technologies

SirenGPS brings together collaborative emergency communication, management and response by connecting everyone in a community to first responders and allowing first responders to communicate with each other, all on a single platform.

Country:
Global
Type of practice:
Mobile and internet-based technologies

Facebook Safety Check is a feature managed by social networking company Facebook. The feature is activated by the company during natural or man-made disasters to quickly determine whether people in the affected geographical area are safe.