Date(s) - 03/06/2020
9:00 am - 10:00 am


View the webinar on Faith-sensitive Humanitarian Response: Mental Health and Psychosocial Support.


  • Introduction: Dr Olivia Wilkinson (Director of Research, JLI) and Corrie van der Ven (Program Officer, Kirk en Actie)
  • Faith-Sensitive Humanitarian Response: Atallah FitzGibbon (Faith Partnerships Advisor, Islamic Relief Worldwide
  • Focus on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support: Alastair Ager (Director, Institute of Global Health and Development, Queen Margaret University)
  • Faith-Sensitive Humanitarian Response Focus on Localization and Local Faith Actors in the Philippines: Sylwyn Alba (Advocacy and Networking Officer, National Council of Churches in the Philippines Relief and Rehabilitation Program
  • Introduction to the course: Stephanie Simonsen (DCA Learning Lab/Fabo)
  • Q&A

The webinar introduced a new e-course on faith-sensitive humanitarian response which is a joint collaboration developed by the ACT Alliance, the Joint Learning Initiative on Faith & Local Communities (JLI), Islamic Relief Worldwide (IRW), and the DCA Learning Lab.