Establishing the Regional Suicide Prevention Networks Programme (RSPNP): One year on

Establishing the Regional Suicide Prevention Networks Programme (RSPNP): One year on

Over the last year, the Regional Suicide Prevention Networks Programme (RSPNP) has gained significant momentum, enhancing knowledge within IASP about suicide prevention activity and programmes across and within different regions of the world and promoting collaboration and cooperation in the development and implementation of a strategic and evidence-informed approach to […]

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Mental Health and Suicide Prevention at the World Health Assembly

Mental Health and Suicide Prevention at the World Health Assembly

The World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO), is held annually in Geneva, Switzerland. This year, it was the first in-person event since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. This year’s theme for the Assembly was “Health for peace, peace for health”, befitting a world […]

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Updates from the Helplines Best Practices Special Interest Group

Updates from the Helplines Best Practices Special Interest Group

Our objective is to pursue a shared interest in Helplines for suicide prevention, with a view to making a substantive contribution to improved understanding, practice or policy relating to their operation, effectiveness and impact. SIG member Tony Fitzgerald shares innovation My Circle, a free, private, safe and anonymous social platform for 13-25 year olds. […]

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