This webinar will provide:
- An overview of the relevant international commitments and developments related to human rights and dementia, including a definition of human rights and human rights violations according to international law.
- Highlight how the World Health Organization (WHO) has integrated, and is addressing, human rights into its Global action plan on the public health response to dementia 2017-2025 and other dementia activities and tools.
- Identify what is meant by a rights-based approach to health, including core principles of a human-rights-based approach to health and social care for dementia.
Presenter: Stéfanie Fréel, Consultant in the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse at the World Health Organization (WHO)
This webinar is hosted by brainXchange.