Global Cost-Benefit Analysis on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Interventions in Education Settings Across the Humanitarian Development Nexus

This global cost-benefit analysis (global CBA) firstly estimates the global economic costs of mental health conditions through the effect on school completion, and poor social and emotional  wellbeing among children and adolescents aged 10–17 years affected by humanitarian emergencies. It then models the economic benefits of addressing the mental health needs of children and adolescents through mental health and psychosocial support interventions.

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RTI International, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)


Humanitarian-Development-Peacebuilding Nexus
Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS)