PS Centre Strategical Operational Framework 2016 to 2020

The Strategic Operational Framework (SOF) for 2016-2020 for the IFRC Reference Centre for Psychosocial Support
(PS Centre) and the IFRC Psychosocial programme (PSP) is an adapted and updated version of the SOF
for 2011-2015, prepared and aligned with Strategy 2020 and the strategic operational framework of the health
department (global health team).
The PS Centre is a centre of excellence. It was established in 1993 and is hosted by Danish Red Cross. It is
mandated to support, promote, and advocate for the awareness and implementation of psychosocial support
through the IFRC Psychosocial Support Programme (PSP).
The objective and the functions of the Centre described in this document are outlined in the hosting agreement
between Danish Red Cross and the IFRC. This document complements the IFRC Psychosocial Support
Policy and provides the platform for the work and management of the PS Centre.

Psychosocial Support SOF 2016-2020 FINAL