Dutch government to host international conference on mental health and psychosocial support in crisis situations

Sigrid Kaag, minister for foreign trade and development cooperation of the Netherlands will hold an international conference on mental health and psychosocial support in crisis and emergency situations in Amsterdam on October 7-8, 2019.

In preparation for the conference, the ministry has published an introductory video and an infographic outlining this topic and articulating the reasons why it has become a priority. Kaag also authored an op-ed on the subject, calling access to mental health support in crisis situations "a basic necessity and fundamental right".

Press release - Government of the Netherlands

Op-ed - Sigrid Kaag for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Netherlands Global health