Elsevier, Heliyon, Volume 5, October 2019
Background: Future Expectation is important for motivation and wellbeing, however drastic life events such as in refugee situations may result in low expectations.
Elsevier, One Earth, Volume 1, 25 October 2019
A new threat now confronts the Amazon in the form of a massive infrastructure program, the Initiative for the Integration of the Regional Infrastructure of South America, or IIRSA.
Elsevier, Sport Management Review, Volume 22, August 2019
The purpose of this study was to examine how innovative SDP organizations’ interactions with external stakeholders influence the social innovation process.
Elsevier, World Development, Volume 120, August 2019
The number of countries with a national development plan has more than doubled, from about 62 in 2006 to 134 in 2018.
Encyclopedia of Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy: Role of Pharmacists in Responding to Humanitarian Crisis
Encyclopedia of Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy, 2019, Pages 317-324
This chapter supports SDGs 3 and 16 by exploring how medical and pharmaceutical responses are crucial for saving precious lives during any humanitarian crisis.
Elsevier, Neuron, Volume 102, 22 May 2019
Healthy psychological and brain development is not a privilege, but a fundamental right that requires special protections and opportunities for building cognitive, emotional, and social skills necessa
Elsevier, Advances in Radiation Oncology, Volume 4, April - June 2019
The proportion of female trainees in radiation oncology has generally declined despite increasing numbers of female medical students; as a result, radiation oncology is among the bottom 5 specialties
Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease (Ninth Edition): 18 - Disasters, Complex Emergencies, and Population Displacement
Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease (Ninth Edition), 2013, Pages 148-156
This chapter supports SDGs 3 and 16 by exploring complex emergencies and how displaced populations are at increased risk of increased morbidity and mortality.Disasters, either natural or man-made, disrupt the baseline functioning of a community, including food, water, sanitation and health. The resiliency of a community to recover from a disaster depends on existing economic and social structures. Poverty and inadequate economic and social systems are prevalent in tropical regions, making them extremely vulnerable to disasters.
Elsevier, The Lancet, Volume 393, 9 - 15 February 2019
Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy: 16 - Psychotherapy for refugees and other populations exposed to conflict
Global Mental Health and Psychotherapy
Adapting Psychotherapy for Low- and Middle-Income Countries, Global Mental Health in Practice, 2019, Pages 341-362
This chapter supports SDGs 3 and 16 by exploring the field of refugee mental health and focusing on interventions for vulnerable subpopulations such as women, child soldiers, and torture survivors.