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Webinar on caring for staff

June 8th, 2020|

IFRC Regional Office Europe and IFRC Reference Centre for Psychosocial Support have the pleasure of inviting National Societies to a webinar on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support. Presenter: Despina Constandinides – who is working [...]

Webinar on Remote PFA

June 2nd, 2020|

Thursday 4 June 10:00 to 11.30 CET IFRC Regional Office Europe and IFRC Reference Centre for Psychosocial Support have the pleasure of inviting National Societies to a webinar on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support. [...]

Child Friendly Activity Cards

May 27th, 2020|

In cooperation with World Vision, the IFRC Psychosocial Centre has created a set of Child Friendly Activity Cards, more than 20 activities designed especially for children who are in lock-down or have limited access [...]

Peer support and buddy systems

April 29th, 2020|

Hear Despina Constandinides, MPHSS delegate for Danish Red Cross in the MENA region, talk about peer support and buddy systems to Ea Suzanne Akasha, technical adviser in the IFRC Psychosocial Centre. [...]

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Upcoming events

Psychosocial Support in Emergencies – an online training

September 14 @ 9:00 am - September 17 @ 4:30 pm

A four-day on-line course in development and practical implementation of mental health and psychosocial support strategies in humanitarian settings as pandemics is offered online. The training is a pilot and carried out online due to COVID-19.  The training methodology is based on problem-based learning using practical exercises, group work, role plays, case studies and requires [...]