Mental Health Issues in UN Peacekeeping (Infographics)

This was done as a final presentation for the webinar course – “Social media and United Nations”. I have tried to create this infographic using microsoft powerpoint, free images and icons.

Platform: Microsoft powerpoint

Slide size: 30 inch X 10 inch

Type of infographic: Statistical + Informational

Title: Mental Health Issues in UN Peacekeeping

Sections:

  1. Who: About peacekeepers
  2. Why: Stressors in peacekeeping operations
  3. What:
    1. Stress response and signs of stress
    1. Consequences and statistics
  4. How to manage: General management of stress

Free images and icons from:

  1. Pixabay
  2. Flaticons
  3. PresentationGo

References:

  1. United Nations Peacekeeping. (2018). DATA. [online] Available at: https://peacekeeping.un.org/en/data [Accessed 3 Dec. 2018].
  2. Shigemura J, Nomura S. Mental health issues of peacekeeping workers. Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2002 Oct;56(5):483-91. Review. PubMed PMID: 12193236.
  3. Medical Support Manual for United Nations Field Missions. 3rd ed. United Nations; 2015.
  4. Forbes D, O’Donnell M, Brand RM, Korn S, Creamer M, McFarlane AC, Sim MR, Forbes AB, Hawthorne G. The long-term mental health impact of peacekeeping: prevalence and predictors of psychiatric disorder. BJPsych Open. 2016 Jan 20;2(1):32-37. eCollection 2016 Jan.
  5. Understanding and managing your stress [Internet]. HR Portal. [cited 8 December 2018]. Available from: https://hr.un.org/page/understanding-and-managing-your-stress

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