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SWE-52 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research, Methods Development and Training in Suicide Prevention

Director / Head: 
  Professor Danuta Wasserman
  Dr Vladimir Carli




Institution:
 
  National Swedish & Stockholm Centre for Suicide Research & Prevention of Mental Ill-Health (NASP)
Address:
  Granits vägen 4
  17177
  Solna
Town:
  Stockholm
Country:
  SWEDEN
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +46 8 5248 6937
Fax:
  +46 8 755 7627
Date of Designation:
  22/Dec/1997
Last Redesignation:
  14/Jul/2016
Expiry:
  14/Jul/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. Research on suicide & prevention of mental ill-health. 
  2. 2. Development & evaluation of new methods of suicide prevention. 
  3. 3. Epidemiological monitoring. 
  4. 4. Educational activities in suicidology & suicide prevention. 
  5. 5. Information to professionals, politicians, administration & the public. 
  6. 6. Creation of suicide prevention networks. 
  7. 7. Examples of best practice in the field of prevention of suicide and mental ill-health. 
  8. 8. Event organizer for WHO conferences National and International expert adviser on the prevention of mental ill health and suicide, and suicidology. 
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Subjects:
  1. Mental health & neurosciences 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres) 
  3. Providing technical advise to WHO 
WHO Outputs:
  2.2.1 - Countries’ capacity strengthened to develop and implement national policies, plans and information systems in line with the comprehensive mental health action plan 2013–2020
  2.2.2 - Countries with technical capacity to develop integrated mental health services across the continuum of promotion, prevention, treatment and recovery
 
Responsible Officer:
  FLEISCHMANN Alexandra
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3444

Technical Counterpart:
  MUIJEN Matthijs Frederik
Phone:
  +4545336784
Email:
  muijenm@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork