Resources

This page covers books, articles, blogs and websites that may be helpful for aidworkers, practitioners and change-makers who wish to explore further some of the issues raised on this site.

Advice and Support Services:

The Antares Foundation

Headington Institute

Garrison Institute

http://www.garrisoninstitute.org/

Interhealth:

https://www.interhealthworldwide.org/

Global Aidworker:

http://globalaidworker.org/

Ladders 4 Action:

http://ladders4action.org/about-ladders/

Self-Care Practices for Aidworkers

Mindfulnext:

http://mindfulnext.org/

Emergency Yoga:

https://emergencyoga.wordpress.com/

Yoga Courses with Marianne Elliott:

http://marianne-elliott.com/courses/

Aid Sector Policy Papers and Manuals on Managing Stress and Burnout

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies: Managing Stress in the Field:

http://www.ifrc.org/Global/Publications/Health/managing-stress-en.pdf

Humanitarian Practice Network: Understanding Staff Turnover in Humanitarian Agencies:

http://www.odihpn.org/hpn-resources/network-papers/understanding-and-addressing-staff-turnover-in-humanitarian-agencies

People in Aid:

http://www.peopleinaid.org/

UNHCR’s Mental Health and Psychosocial Support for Staff:

http://www.unhcr.org/51f67bdc9.html

Aid Work Discussion Groups

Why Dev:

http://www.whydev.org/

Be Well Serve Well:

http://aidworkerwellness.net/

AidSource:

http://aidsource.ning.com/

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  1. Hi! I’m a journalist writing a piece about how meditation can benefit aid workers, and I came across your blog and twitter feed. Would you be available for a quick interview? We could do it over Skype, or I could email you questions. Thanks, and I hope to hear from you!

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