Peter Ventevogel is reading resource “ Echoués dans le Désert (MSF 2013)” from group Mali 2012/2013 emergency response to displacements and conflict 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Au milieu du désert mauritanien, 70 000 réfugiés continuent de survivre dans des conditions précaires, sans perspective de retour au pays en raison des tensions ethniques affectant le nord du…
Peter Ventevogel is reading resource “ What Protection Actors Need to Know” from group IASC Reference Group Working Space 4 weeks, 1 day ago
A short booklet outlining what protection actors need to know as outlined in the introduction and relevant action sheets of the MHPSS guidelines.
Peter Ventevogel is reading resource “ IASC MHPSS Advocacy package FRENCH” from group Central African Republic (CAR) Crisis/La crise en République centrafricaine 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Advocacy package on IASC MHPSS Guidelines for use with communities, Governments and humanitarian actors. Developed by UNICEF in 2011, FRENCH language version.
Peter Ventevogel is reading resource “ Do’s and don’ts in community-based psychosocial support for sexual violence survivors in conflict-affected settings – English” from group Gender-Based Violence 4 weeks, 1 day ago
This document promotes good practices and intends to reduce harmful practices by community-based psychosocial programmes that address sexual violence in conflict settings.
Peter Ventevogel is reading resource “ PFA Facilitator's Manual Slideshow” from group PFA Training & Adaptation 1 month ago
These slides (in pdf format) accompany the PFA Facilitator’s Manual for Orienting Field Workers.
Peter Ventevogel is reading resource “ Aid in a city at war: the case of Mogadishu, Somalia ” from group Urban setting MHPSS 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Article in Disaster Journal by François Grünewald Executive and Scientific Director, Groupe URD, France.
Peter Ventevogel joined the group Central African Republic (CAR) Crisis/La crise en République centrafricaine 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Peter Ventevogel uploaded the file: What Research tells us about the Mental Health and Psychosocial Wellbeing of Sudanese Refugees to South Sudan 2 months, 2 weeks ago
By Madeleine TEMPANY
Literature review of MHPSS of Sudanese refugees to the west. May be interesting for some of you who wish to know more about MHPSS in this group.
Sudan has long been one of the world’s chief refugee-producing
nations. Many researchers and practitioners have developed considerable
interest in…[Read more]
Peter Ventevogel joined the group Bereavement & Grief 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Peter Ventevogel deleted the file: Madness or sadness? Local concepts of mental illness in four conflict-affected African communities from South Sudan 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Peter Ventevogel deleted the file: Disability associated with exposure to traumatic events: results from a cross-sectional community survey in South Sudan from South Sudan 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Peter Ventevogel uploaded the file: Disability associated with exposure to traumatic events: results from a cross-sectional community survey in South Sudan to South Sudan 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Article by Touraj Ayazi, Lars Lien, Arne Henning Eide, Rachel Jenkins, Rita Amok Albino, & Edvard Hauff
Background: There is a general lack of knowledge regarding disability and especially factors that are associated with disability in low-income countries. We aimed to study the overall and gender-specific prevalence of disability,…[Read more]
Peter Ventevogel uploaded the file: Madness or sadness? Local concepts of mental illness in four conflict-affected African communities to South Sudan 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Article by Peter Ventevogel, Mark Jordans, Ria Reis and Joop de Jong in ‘Conflict and Health’
The paper discusses concepts of mental illness in four settings including two locations in South Sudan: Yei (central Equatoria) and Mapel (western Bahr el Ghazal). It may be of interest
Background: Concepts of ‘what constitutes mental…[Read more]
Peter Ventevogel uploaded the file: Article on MHPSS programme in Yei to South Sudan 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Developing mental health and psychosocial support interventions in an extremely resource poor context: a case example from Southern Sudan
Article in ‘Intervention’ by Duku Boniface, Taban Khasim, Joshua Manikese & Leo Dijkman
Abstract: The situation in Southern Sudan poses strong challenges for the development of Mental Health and…[Read more]
Peter Ventevogel joined the group South Sudan 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Peter Ventevogel posted an update in the group Philippines 2013 Typhoon Response 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Many of the members of this group are directly involved in the MHPSS response to survivors of the Philippines disaster. Would anyone have time to make a brief field report or a personal reflection for the journal ‘Intervention’
See websites: http://www.interventionjournal.com or http://www.interventionjnl.com for more info on the journal.
You can think about…[Read more]
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Ideas Bank of Creative Activities for Child Friendly Spaces and Youth Centres/Clubs from Philippines 2013 Typhoon Response
Lessons Learned Report Child Friendly Spaces in Eastern Samar from Philippines 2013 Typhoon Response
Families in agonizing wait following ferry disaster in South Korea from Psychosocial Care & Protection of Children
Jeux d’expression from Child friendly spaces
How to conduct a case study from Terre des hommes
Global Tool Kit: Orientation and Training Materials from Global Tool Kit
IASC MHPSS Guidelines, What should Health Actorss know? Arabic from MHPSS support during and after the Arab spring movement
Activators Guide Working With Adolescents14-17yrs (Arabic) from Psychosocial Care & Protection of Children