Provisional MHPSS conference programme

The International Conference on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Crisis Situations, 7-8 October in Amsterdam, features a varied programme with high-level keynote speakers and themed breakout sessions.

Moderator of the MHPSS conference is Fionnuala Sweeney, former CNN anchor, communications director Atlantic Institute, Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health.

MHPSS-related events organised alongside the conference by partners of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs:

  • War Child, Amsterdam, 6 October
    Informal conference warm-up get-together, RSVP.
  • Humanity House, The Hague, 9 October
    “Invisible: The war after the war”; learn more.

A family outside of what is left of their house after Typhoon Haima in the Philippines.

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Ministry responsible