Received: 9 January 2020
Accepted: 19 March 2020
First Online: 6 April 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The present study has been reviewed by the Canton of Geneva’s commission for research ethics (CCER) in Geneva, Switzerland (ref SwissEthics 2019–02103).Written consent was obtained from the head of the household for participation in the MHPSS programme. Each beneficiary provided verbal consent for participation in the MHPSS programme.
: The consent note included permission to publish data regarding the problems and improvements of the service recipients without disclosing individual information, but research with the aim of evaluating the MHPSS programme per se was not explicitly mentioned.
: The authors report no conflict of interest. The authors alone are responsible for the content and writing of the article. The views expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views, policies or decisions of their employers.