Gulbenkian GMH Platform

November 27, 2017

Final meeting of the Gulbenkian Global Mental Health Platform

The final meeting of the Gulbenkian Global Mental Health Platform was held on 22 and 23 November at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. During these two days, […]
October 30, 2017

The future of mental health in the world

The Gulbenkian Global Mental Health Platform in collaboration with the Lisbon Institute of Global Mental Health and with the technical support from the Department of Mental […]
March 31, 2017

Seminar “Improving access to and appropriate use of medicines for mental disorders”

The Gulbenkian Global Mental Health Platform, the Ministry of Health of Cape Verde, and the Association A Ponte organised this two-day seminar in the city of […]
October 14, 2016

Gulbenkian Forum on Mental Health “Socioeconomic crises and mental health: from research to action”

The Gulbenkian Forum on Mental Health “Socioeconomic crises and mental health: from research to action” will take place on the 24th and 25th November 2016, in […]
July 1, 2016

New UN Resolution on Mental Health and Human Rights

Today, 1 July 2016, the UN Human Rights Council adopted a Resolution on Mental Health and Human Rights, led by Portugal and Brazil and cosponsored by […]
April 22, 2016

No backwards steps in Brazilian mental health reform!

The replacement of the Brazilian mental health national coordinator, Dr. Roberto Tykanori, by Mr. Valencius Wurch, the ex-director in the 1990’s of one of the most […]
April 19, 2016

International workshop on mental health “Promoting rights of children and adults with psychosocial disabilities”

The Gulbenkian Global Mental Health Platform, the Global Initiative on Psychiatry-Tbilisi, and the Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia co-organised the international workshop […]
January 29, 2016

World Report 2016: ‘Politics of Fear’ Threatens Rights

In its World Report 2016, Human Rights Watch concludes that the politics of fear led governments around the globe to roll back human rights during 2015. […]