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Rapid Assessment Guide for Psychosocial Support and Violence Prevention in Emergencies and Recovery


About this resource

Resource type:Tools, guidelines and methodologies
Keywords:Children & young people, Gender, Needs assessment, Protection, human rights & security
Agency:IFRC - International Federation of Red Cross/ Red Cresent Societies
Date published:2015

This guide provides standards and directions on how to carry out rapid needs assessment for Psychosocial Support (PSS) and Violence Prevention (VP) initiatives including child protection and sexual and gender-based violence. In particular, this rapid assessment tool is designed to help gather data in an efficient and effective way to help inform integration of PSS and VP issues, as minimum standards, into the broader disaster management action plans in response to an emergency.


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