Picture this: visualizing a year of active engagement

Stand up anyone who made a new year’s resolution! And now remain standing if you’re still committed! It's no surprise that only one out...

Psychological Harassment in the Workplace

Psychological harassment is distressing behaviour that shows itself in the form of behaviours, verbal comments, actions or gestures characterized by the following three criteria: ...

Gossip and rumours in the workplace

In the workplace, gossip and rumours are common, and unfortunately, OCHA is not immune. Staff and even managers - sometimes without being aware of...

Connected, but alone?

As we expect more from technology, do we expect less from each other? In her TED Talk 'Connected, but alone?', Sherry Turkle describes how...

Managing creative, analytical and independent people -@ google

Managing creative, analytical and independent people can be hard. Learn how Google took an organisational culture resistant to management and turned it around to...

The Healthy Humanitarian

Working in humanitarian context exposes us to stressful environments. The people we work with, including our colleagues, are likely to be as stressed as...

Yoga tools for relaxation and health

Yoga is an ancient practice which combines breath, meditation and mindfulness. It has been shown to relax and strengthen the body effectively and many...

Supporting our colleagues in the workplace

Within our work we constantly model the interpersonal relations that demonstrate the ideals of peace, of respect for the dignity of others, and of...

La gestion en matière de santé mentale

La gestion en matière de santé mentale (GMSM) est le premier programme de son genre destiné à aider les directeurs, les superviseurs et les...