Disasters such as this earthquake in Haiti have severe psychosocial consequences. The emotional wounds may be less visible than the destruction of homes and physical infrastructure, but it often takes far longer to recover from the emotional and psychological impact than to overcome the material losses.
16 Jun 2015
This animation looks at urban poverty in the light of increasing urbanisation across the world and asks how policy makers can include communities to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal to “Make Cities and Human Settlements inclusive, safe,...
Tags: Video, Urban Infrastructure, Urban Planning
12 Jan 2015
Matabo Mariti was diagnosed with HIV while pregnant in 2005. While Matabo and her son are both receiving treatment for the disease, food insecurity adds to the vulnerability of her family. See more at www.ifrc.org/silentdisasters
Tags: Video, Communicable Disease, Food Security
15 Dec 2014
This Technical Update Session Webinar was presented by Sabine Rakotomalala, TdH on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support for Child Protection in Emergencies. For more information, please visit the dedicated resource section or the training and event...
Tags: Video, Mental Health and Psychosocial Support