Sponsoring Organization/Entity:

Institute for Graduate Studies and Research

Anton de Kom Universiteit van Suriname

Anton de Kom Universiteit van Suriname


International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP)

International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP)


Suriname Ministry of Health

Ministerie van volksgezondheid


PAHO Suriname
PAHO Suriname Flag

Supported by PAHO Suriname


Syngenta Global

Syngenta Global



Scientific Committee

Suicide in Suriname: a national symposium

Professor Tobi Graafsma, Suriname (Chair)
Professor Ella Arensman (IASP Vice President), Ireland
Dr. Marthelise Eersel, Suriname
Dr. Ricardo Haarloo, Suriname
Professor Ad Kerkhof, Netherlands
Dr. Widya Punwasi, Suriname

Restricting Access to the Means of Suicide-Pesticide: a regional overview

Professor Keith Hawton, UK
Professor Gerard Hutchinson, Trinidad & Tobago
Professor Brian Mishara (IASP Past President), Canada