Amsterdam Conference Declaration

A coalition of countries and organisations have committed to address the need of mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) in crisis situations.

Representatives of countries and organisations that endorse the Amsterdam Declaration on MHPSS in crisis situations.

On Tuesday, 8 October, high-level participants of the international MHPSS conference in Amsterdam endorsed a declaration to this effect.

Endorsers of the Amsterdam Conference Declaration include:

  • Afghanistan
  • Australia
  • Bangladesh
  • Burundi
  • Canada
  • France
  • Germany
  • India
  • Iraq
  • Italy
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Lebanon
  • Liberia
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Palestinian Territory
  • Portugal
  • Rwanda
  • South Sudan
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • Yemen
  • ECHO, European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations
  • ICRC, International Committee of the Red Cross
  • IFRC, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
  • IOM, International Organisation for Migration
  • OECD, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
  • UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund
  • UNHCR, United Nations Refugee Agency
  • UNICEF
  • UNOCHA, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
  • WHO, World Health Organisation