Expertise and activities

Activities of Impact:

  • Advising Dutch and foreign ministries, local government organisations responsible for the psychosocial support and care during and after crisis and disasters and giving them advice in the preparation phase.
  • Collecting, documenting and developing knowledge about resilience, psychosocial care etc.
    • Research, scientific publications
    • Documentation and information services by a specialised library, online knowledge base
  • “Translating” scientific research so that it is understandable and available to diverse target groups and promoting cooperation between different stakeholders.
    • Practical handbooks
    • Guidelines
    • Online tools/websites/information systems
  • Facilitation and organisation of networks on:
    • Community level
    • Organisational level
    • Expert level
    • Governmental level