This overarching group was established to support the MHPSS responses to persons in Türkiye and Syria in the context of the earthquake that happened in 2023. If you are involved in the response in either of these contexts, please do join and share relevant resources and information here. There are also two sub-groups with content specific to Türkiye and Syria respectively.
The Briefing Kit for this response will be updated regularly with key resources shared by colleagues in the field and the IASC MHPSS Reference Group:
MHPSS Coordination details are as follows:
Damascus TWG co-leads: Nabil Samarji ( & Dana al Laham (
Gaziantep TWG co-chairs: Beshr Alhag Hussain ( & Ghada Zidan (
Turkey National MHPSS TWG: Akfer Karaoglaran (, Aileen Voit ( & Khalil Omarshah (
Browse our toolkits for other resources useful for the response:
1. Emergency Toolkit
2. MHPSS & EiE Toolkit
3. The Children and Families MHPSS Resource Collection

Group Admins