HealthNet TPO

Community database

Name of organization/institution

HealthNet TPO

Name of your focal point

Tamara van der Putten

Email of your focal point

tamara.vanderputten@hntpo.org

Website URL

Organization details

Civil Society Organization

Description of your organization/institution

HealthNet TPO builds stronger communities which are healthier, more resilient and have the physical and mental capacity to recover from conflict and disaster.

Description of your main WPS related activities

- Raising awareness at local/national/international level on mental health and psychosocial support in conflict-affected settings, and the importance of integrating mental health and psychosocial support within peacebuilding practices with a gender approach. - Strengthen community-based mechanisms for mental health and psychosocial support, including self-care, by accompanying women and community leaders, community health workers and other key service providers in strengthening their capacities in identifying and responding to people with MHPSS problems, including strengthening referral mechanisms to health and protection systems for women and girls.

Strategic outcome

1. Participation - More women hold leadership positions, and women participate equally and meaningfully in decision-making processes at every level in the interests of peace and security, including conflict prevention and resolution, peacebuilding, protec, 2. Prevention - Conflict prevention and the prevention of violent extremism, including of related violence against women and girls, is based on the human rights approach and starts from the principle of human security. Prevention policy and its implementa, 3. Protection - Women and girls, as well as men and boys, in and from conflict situations, are protected against all forms of conflict-related violence, including sexual and gender-based violence. Their rights are safeguarded and enforceable, 4. Relief, reconstruction and recovery - Meet the needs and contribute to the empowerment of women and girls

Sub-outcome 1

1.1 Enhanced enabling conditions for equal and meaningful participation of women and girls, 1.2 Support for meaningful participation women- and diaspora organisations, human rights defenders and peace builders who work on women’s rights and gender equality

Sub-outcome 2

2.1 Local, multi-dimensional peaceful conflict prevention is given priority

Sub-outcome 3

3.1 Women and girls have access to security and justice systems

Sub-outcome 4

4.1 Improved physical, mental, psycho-social health of women and girls

Sub-outcome 5

5.1 Peace and security personnel gender aware; applies gender lens, 5.3 Organisations have positive gender norms; specific focus on role men and boys

What type of investments will you make to contribute to the selected outcome(s)?

Advocacy, Progammitic

Country/Region

South Sudan and Colombia

What is the time frame for your pledged outcome(s) and investment(s)

5 years - 2025