MARAWI CONFLICT

Marawi conflict

UNICEF is concerned with the well-being of children affected by the conflict between armed groups and government forces in Marawi since 23 May 2017. Around 50,000 children have been affected by the conflict by being displaced within Marawi or to other cities in Lanao del Sur and Lanao del Norte.

PSYCHOLOGICAL FIRST AID FOR CHILDREN

Psychological first aid

Psychological first aid (PFA) helps children affected by the Marawi armed conflict deal with what they’ve experienced through structured, age-appropriate and culturally sensitive activities. “Our aim is to build their resilience to adapt well to significant sources of stress,” said Dale Julia, a PFA volunteer.

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