Diploma in Mental Health Law and Human Rights, Pune, India


The Indian Law Society (ILS) in Pune, India, in collaboration with the World Health Organization, announces the 5th year of the International Diploma in Mental Health Law and Human Rights.

The course builds the capacity of students to advocate for human rights and to influence in the design and reform of mental health legislation, in line with the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and other key international human rights standards. It is a one year Diploma and includes two residential sessions and distance learning.

This year’s course will commence in October 2013. More information available at: www.mentalhealthlaw.in. Or contact: Dr. S. Pathare, e-mail:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .