Positive Pathways event - IMC youth empowerment program & the safe space supporting IDPs in Damascus

International Medical Corps


As part of the No Lost Generation Summit on Psychosocial Support Programming for Conflict, Dr. Andria Spyridou, MHPSS Coordinator for International Medical Corps (IMC) presented IMC's Youth Empowerment Program, a psychosocial support group intervention for adolescents, implemented in the outskirts of Damascus. She presented the Youth Empowerment Program's Curriculum and its impact on adolescents' wellbeing. The Program is linked with the Life Skills and Citizenship Education (LSCE) initiative.

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