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SUICIDE PREVENTION IN THE NORTH
Nunavut presents anti-suicide action plan
Alaska Federation of Natives Convention holds suicide prevention hearings
Working Group meeting
Sept 26-30, 2011
Khanty-Mansiysk, Khanty-Mansiysk AO-Yugra (Russia)
At the 10th General Assembly in May 2011, the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug-Ugra came up with the initative to create a Working Group for the implementation of a new project entitled "Suicide Prevention in the North". Representatives from Nunavut, Canada, also stressed the urgent character of suicide prevention for all the Northern Forum member regions.
A meeting to develop a work plan for the above Working Group will be held in Khanty-Mansiysk, September 26-30, 2011, during the International Conference on Sustainable Rural Development in the North.
Specialists from Nunavut, Khanty-Mansiysk and other regions are expected to attend, and Andrei Novikov, Head Doctor of the Khanty-Mansiysk Okrug-Ugra Psychoneurological Dispensary will head the Working Group.
For more information and to register for the meeting, please contact Larissa Chernyavskaya.
Materials on suicide in the North