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Caring Organizations for Front Line Staff/Humanitarian Workers

February 15, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Alessandra Pigni is a humanitarian psychologist with several years of experience in the Middle East. After serving with Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders in Palestine and China, she has dedicated her work to understanding the connection between meaningful work and burnout. She has been Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Oxford and her work has a wide following among humanitarian practitioners, activists, and academics. Alessandra is the author of The Idealist’s Survival Kit. 75 Simple Ways to Prevent Burnout. You can find her online at www.mindfulnext.org and connect with her on Twitter @mindfulnext

The Idealist’s Survival Kit. 75 Simple Ways to Avoid Burnout.
Alessandra’s book helps aid workers, humanitarians, activists, volunteers and frontline staff of all sorts to keep sane back home and in the field. Published 27 December, 2016 by Parallax Press. Read the foreword by Hugo Slim (Head of Policy, ICRC).

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February 15, 2018
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm