Mental Health Advocacy and Action in Europe – Report

In partnership with The George Institute for Global Health, NCD Child hosted a European Regional Workshop entitled ‘Mental Health Advocacy and Action’. Events, which took place between June 21-30, 2022.

The workshop objectives were to:

  1. Present a diverse range of case studies from experts who are working to reduce premature mortality from mental illnesses and suicide across Europe and globally.
  2. Unpack the stories and lived experiences of people living with noncommunicable diseases (PLWNCDs) in Europe. Specifically, to better understand NCD stigma, discrimination, and coping strategies.
  3. Provide a platform for networking between policy advisors, researchers, advocates, students, and professionals with a mutual interest in protecting mental health.
  4. Share feedback on the mental health modules of a new advocacy course.

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