n African Journal of Psychiatry - Pan African Network of People with Psychosocial Disabilities - Announcement 27 October
|Article Title||Pan African Network of People with Psychosocial Disabilities - Announcement 27 October|
|© Publisher:||In House Publications|
|Journal||African Journal of Psychiatry|
|Publication Date||Nov 2011|
|Pages||351 - 353|
An International Congress was held 13 - 15 October in Cape Town, South Africa where the Pan African Network of Users and Survivors of Psychiatry deliberated the importance of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (2008) and mental health reform on the African Continent. Delegates from 10 African Organizations representing people with psychosocial disabilities from East, West and Southern Africa gathered together to debate the challenges and issues facing one of the most silent and marginalized voices on the Continent.
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