Capacity Building

Recommendation Paper on Training and Capacity Development in Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) in Development Cooperation – As Exemplified in the Context of the Crises in Syria and Iraq

The paper’s main objective is to give those who design or implement MHPSS trainings well-founded guidance on what to consider in the given context in Syria & Iraq and its neighboring countries, to prepare trainees to meet the needs... Read more

Mainstreaming mental health and psychosocial support in camp coordination and camp management. The experience of the International Organization for Migration in the north east of Nigeria and South Sudan

This article examines the e¡orts of the International Organization for Migration to mainstream mental health and psychosocial considerations into camp coordination and camp management, through capacity building and provision of direct psychosocial support. It focusses on the activities carried... Read more

An Intervention Special Issue Integrating mental health care into existing systems of health care: during and after complex humanitarian emergencies

Ventevogel, P., Pérez-Sales, P., Férnandez-Liria, A., & Baingana, F. (2011). An Intervention Special Issue Integrating mental health care into existing systems of health care: during and after complex humanitarian emergencies. Intervention, 9(3), 195-210. Complex humanitarian emergencies, whether arising from... Read more