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Recipes for Self-empowerment and Well-being

The action aims at providing participants with recipes and practices that could empower them and improve their psychosocial well-being.

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The idea of the project is to create an interactive platform. This online platform aims at providing participants with recipes and practices that could empower them and improve their psychosocial well-being. The following recipes will be provided; breathing exercises, empathetic conversations, the life map (the turning points), and the giving & taking circles. The virtual workshops target women form all age categories. Each workshop is delivered in three days (Each session is for one and a half hour)

What is the need are you focusing on?

The increasing demand for the emotional and mental health support delivered by Social Service organizations.

What is the best example of business adaption you’ve seen in response to COVID-19?

IIbtikar for Empowerment and Social Entrepreneurship is a Palestinian NGO that is working to improve the Psychosocial well-being of children, youth, and women. Ibtikar is training Multiplier of Effects. These multipliers are youth, social workers, psychologists, and teachers. Ibtikar trains young people in different fields of interventions such as psychosocial well-being, self-care, conflict resolution, and nonviolent communication. Ibtikar qualifies these multipliers to deliver physical and virtual interventions to the most traumatized people with a particular focus on the ones who don't access the internet. Ibtikar developed specific guidelines to provide physical responses taking into consideration the social distancing measures.

What is your profession?

I am a social entrepreneur and youth worker

Where are you located (country)?

Palestine

Where are you located (region)?

  • Central Asia

Which industry do you work in?

  • Non-Profit/Philanthropy

Are you aware of any open source efforts, hackathons or other collaborative efforts related to your submission? Are you participating in these efforts?

No

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