11.2.4 Emergency Psychosocial Support for Secondary School-aged Students Affected by Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines


SpeakerName: Dr. Mee Young Choi, Head of Education Unit, UNESCO Jakarta, Indonesia

Description: This presentation highlighted that, in partnership with UNESCO, the Philippines Department of Education published the teacher’s manual, Supporting, Enabling and Empowering Students: Manual on Psychosocial Interventions for Secondary School-aged Students During Disasters and Emergency Situations. This presentation also highlighted the positive outcomes and impact that partnership and psychosocial support provide for teachers and students.