A workshop on Mental Health in emergencies was convened on June 14th 2011.
The objectives of the workshop are as follows-:
- To review concepts of disaster management and understand the broader context of health in disasters and emergencies situations.
- To build a common understanding on mental health in disasters and emergencies situations.
- To review the current approach to mental health disasters and emergencies in the country.
- To define a working process to update, improve and implement the mental health action plan in disaster and emergencies situations.