Posts Tagged mental-health

Executive Board appoints the Regional Director for the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 | Permalink

17 January 2012 — Dr Ala Alwan will take up his appointment as the Regional Director of WHO’s Eastern Mediterranean Region (WHO/EMRO) for a five-year term starting on 1 February 2012.

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Executive Board appoints the Regional Director for the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region

WHO highlights global underinvestment in mental health care

Friday, October 7th, 2011 | Permalink

7 October 2011 — One in four people will require mental health care at some point in their lives but in many countries only two per cent of all health sector resources are invested in mental health services.

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WHO highlights global underinvestment in mental health care