Issue 1-2014 of our magazine deals with issues of violence, focusing on psychosocial support for those affected by the on-going conflict in Central African Republic, and following typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, as well as gender-based violence. The magazine also highlights the mental health gap and what is being done to improve it, as well as discussing psychosocial support in the midst of the Ebola outbreak.

Typhoon Haiyan – Responding to violence in times of disaster: Amélie Doyon, Gurvinder Singh, ERU Violence Prevention delegates, Gwendolen Eamer, Canadian Red Cross
Disaster-prepared in the Philippines: Louise Juul Hansen
Violence in Central African Republic: Simone von Burgwald
Ebola virus in West Africa: Simone von Burgwald
A psychosocial delegate’s reflections: Olivier Nyssens
Gender-based violence: Barbara Niklas
Bridging the mental health gap: Mark van Ommeren, Emmanuel Streel, Rasha Rahman, WHO
Mental disorder in Burkina Faso: Cecilie Alessandri, Keiko Cornale, French Red Cross
YABC – Youth as Agents of Behavioural Change in Palestine, Muhanned Saleem, Mahdi Al-Jamal, Nelima Lassen, Kleio Iakovidi
Results of YABC global impact study: Katrien Beckmann, Charlotte Tocchio
Blogging about staff care, Gordy Dodge

Resource details

Publication: Coping with crisis


Language: English

Year: 2014