Human Security Collective (HSC) is a foundation based in The Hague working on issues of development, security and the involvement of citizens in their communities and societies. We believe that the idea of Human Security with its focus on people, relationships and human rights provides an organizing frame for action.
Based on the elements of trust-creation, local ownership, empowerment and collective action, we facilitate conversation between civil society, policy shapers and other actors to promote alternative approaches to current security practice.
Together with 16 umbrella and membership organizations and the Dutch fundraising regulator CBF, HSC is signatory to a letter to the Minister of Finance in which we request the government to place the nonprofit sector without delay in the low category for terrorism financing risk.Read more
On 16 October, come visit the home base of our three NGOs in The Hague’s “Human Rights Space” and be ready to unlock their spaces to discover, learn and connect to the human rights work field!Read more
In late May, Human Security Collective and our partner Dynamique Mondiale des Jeunes organized the fourth Inclusive Leadership Workshop as part of the Freedom of Religion and Belief programme in the Far North of Cameroon. Read more here.Read more
Together with partners Initiatives of Change and the Hague University of Applied Sciences, Human Security Collective guided a group of students through an Action Research trajectory as part of the Dutch social volunteering programme (maatschappelijke diensttijd) under the Time 4 Your Future programme.Read more