WHO urges stalk holders to maximize universal health coverage

(EBC; October 11, 2018)  - Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Dr. Tedros Adhanom calls upon the world to join hands in fighting against mental disorder.

In connection with World Mental Health Day, Dr. Tedros tweeted that “If all stakeholders work together, we can make a difference”.

Services for mental health must be integrated to benefit packages as part of universal health coverage; he stressed.

Dr. Tedros underlined, the world cannot achieve health and well being of individuals without investing in promotion and prevention in mental health.