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IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings
The Guidelines include a matrix, with guidance for emergency planning, actions to be taken in the early stages of an emergency and comprehensive responses needed in the recovery and rehabilitationExpand
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Not 'one of the boys': women researching the police
Abstract This paper is concerned with the position of women researching male dominated environments; in particular, the police. Although the ideal response to such situations is to spend timeExpand
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Responses to intimate partner violence in Kakuma refugee camp: refugee interactions with agency systems.
  • R. Horn
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • Social science & medicine
  • 2010
Intimate partner violence (IPV) has been recognised as a significant problem amongst forcibly displaced communities, and great progress has been made by the United Nations High Commission forExpand
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Non-Communicable Diseases in Emergencies: A Call to Action
Recent years have demonstrated the devastating health consequences of complex emergencies and natural disasters and thereby highlighted the importance of comprehensive and collaborative approaches toExpand
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Exploring the impact of displacement and encampment on domestic violence in Kakuma refugee camp.
  • R. Horn
  • Political Science
  • 1 September 2010
This paper explores how conditions of life in a refugee camp contribute to domestic violence. It draws on the 'nested ecological model' of domestic violence (Dutton 2001), which integrates individualExpand
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A Jordanian case study: the implementation of the iasc Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings
This case study describes the use of the IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings in Jordan. The fieldwork was carried out 17–27 August 2008 in Jordan andExpand
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Women’s perceptions of effects of war on intimate partner violence and gender roles in two post-conflict West African Countries: consequences and unexpected opportunities
BackgroundThe aim of this paper is to explore women’s perceptions of the causes of intimate partner violence (IPV) in West Africa, and the ways in which they understand these causes to interact withExpand
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Attitudes of the dental team to the provision of care for people with learning disabilities.
The aim of this study was to report on the evaluation of an attitude scale for General Dental Practitioners (GDPs) and Dental Auxiliaries/Professionals Complementary to Dentistry (PCDs), to determineExpand
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Drivers of Intimate Partner Violence Against Women in Three Refugee Camps
This qualitative study examined the “drivers” of intimate partner violence (IPV) against women in displacement to identify protective factors and patterns of risk. Qualitative data were collected inExpand
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'He always thinks he is nothing': The psychosocial impact of discrimination on adolescent refugees in urban Uganda.
Armed conflict causes massive displacement, erodes the social fabric of communities, and threatens the healthy development of a nation's future - its youth. Although more than half of the world'sExpand
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