"Observations regarding the process of interviews and methodology were insightful in their own right about the level of fear associated with discussing 'security' or human security issues." 


To adequately measure insecurity at the local level, the notion of human security measurement must be (re-) defined, time and again, by local actors themselves. Applying a human security lens to processes and methodology is important to reach a better understanding and locating it in the field. It influences choices, approaches and relevant resources that inform policy responses.