Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Culture, Context and Mental Health of Somali Refugees

Authors/Editors

Cavallera, V.
Ventevogel, P.
Yusuf, A.M.
Warsame, A.M.
Kivelenge, J.
Jinnah, Z.
Abdi, S.
Reggi, M.

Publisher(s)

Geneva, Switzerland: United Nation's High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2016, 72 pages

Description of Resource

This report's aim is to provide information about the sociocultural background and contextual aspects of mental health and psychosocial wellbeing of the Somali population. It is primarily written for humanitarian staff involved in providing mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) to Somali people who have been affected by displacement, both within Somalia as well as countries hosting Somalia refugees, particularly within neighbouring African countries. (Description from source)

Languages

English

Availability

https://data2.unhcr.org/en/documents/download/52624