Luxembourg, 6-7 October 2016
The first EU Compass Forum on Mental Health and Well-being will take place in Luxembourg, 6th-7th of October 2016 at the Hotel Le Royal.
The Forum will be the leading annual invitational event on mental health and well-being in Europe. The event will enable an exchange between policy-makers from different sectors, Member State representatives, non-governmental stakeholders such as advocacy, professional, service provider, users and carers, trade unions and employers, and private sector organisations, and academic/research institutes. The purpose of the forum is to discuss progress in the implementation of policy recommendations from the Joint Action on Mental Health and Well-being, to present an overview of good practices across the EU, and to address emerging issues such as the mental health of refugees. The event will be broadcasted live via a web-stream.
Organizers: Consortium led by the Trimbos Institute in the Netherlands together with the NOVA University of Lisbon, the Finnish Association for Mental Health and EuroHealthNet under the EU Health Programme (2014-2020) in the frame of a service contract with the Consumer, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (Chafea) acting under the mandate from the European Commission.