Funding: 16 260 EUR
Principal investigator: Airi Värnik
Funder: European Commission
Institution: Estonian-Swedish Mental Health and Suicidology Institute
The main objective of this joint action is to contribute to the promotion of mental health and well-being, the prevention of mental disorders and the improvement of care and social inclusion of people with mental disorders in Europe. This objective will be attained by establishing a process for structured collaborative work on mental health and well-being involving Member States, stakeholders in the health and other relevant sectors, and international organizations, in particular the WHO and the OECD, leading to the development of a common endorsed framework for action addressing issues related to a) promotion of mental health at the workplace and schools; b) promoting action against depression and suicide; c) developing community mental health care; and d) promoting the integration of mental health in all policies.