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Webinar: Psychosocial support as part of a FACT mission

January 10 @ 15:00 - 15:30

Psychosocial support as part of a FACT mission:

Lessons learnt from deployments to natural disaster and population movement

Presenters: Zara Sejberg, Danish Red Cross and Amelie Doyon, Canadian Red Cross

Zara Sejbjerg is a psychosocial humanitarian with many years of experience working in mainly the Asia Pacific and MENA regions. Zara is currently working as MENA regional delegate for Danish Red Cross based in Beirut. Zara is coordinating the regional psychosocial programmes.

Amelie Doyon is an advisor in protection and community engagement & accountability at the Canadian Red Cross, as well as a PSS delegate. She has special interests in child protection, sexual and gender-based violence, and community engagement. She has worked on violence prevention and psychosocial initiatives in Canada, Haiti, the Philippines and more recently in Sierra Leone.

The Psychosocial support as part of a FACT mission – Lessons learnt from deployments to natural disaster and population movement webinar will focus on the role and impact of psychosocial delegates in FACT missions.  The presenters will discuss the tasks and responsibilities as well as what was accomplished in two recent FACT missions, namely to Sierra Leone after the 2017 mudslides and in Bangladesh after the population movements in 2017.

The webinar will be recorded and made available on the PS Centre website and YouTube.

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You will be asked for a conference ID code, please use this: 7972957502

 

Details

Date:
January 10
Time:
15:00 - 15:30
Event Category:
Website:
https://meet.lync.com/ifrcorg-ifrc/durgavasini.devanath/3S8MVW1R

Venue

Online Webinar

Organizer

IFRC Reference Centre for Psychosocial Support and the IFRC Public Health in Emergencies team