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In Another Life: Film Screening

Date: June 21st 2018 Time: 17:30-20:30 Venue: John Snow, LSHTM, Keppel Street About: The Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre and Between Borders are jointly hosting this film screening of ‘In Another Life’. It will be followed by a Q&A with actors Yousef Jubeh and Adam Wittek, facilitated by Annie Holmes. From the filmmakers: After being forced to flee war-torn Syria, Adnan […]

UNRWA Funding Cuts – Call for Support

UNRWA (United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East ) is the key UN agency supporting Palestinian Refugees. Following unprecedented funding cuts of up to 83% from the current US government, they are now facing an existential crisis. After these cuts and despite new contributions by other countries,  services including education, […]

Research on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Humanitarian Settings

Date: June 21st, 2018 Time: 16:00 – 17:00, followed by a drinks reception Venue: Robin Murray A&B, IoPPN Main Building, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF   About: There have been important increases in the quantity and quality of research on mental health and psychosocial support activities in humanitarian crises. However, major gaps remain in the data and evidence around […]