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On 26 June 2019, the Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly adopted resolution and recommendations on ending coercion in mental health. Mental Health Europe welcomes the adoption of this resolution.
MHE calls on the CoE to drop the draft.
A response which includes analysis and recommendations.
Summary of contributions to the UN Consultation on Human Rights and mental health.
The Committee considers the draft Additional Protocol to be in violation of several articles of the CRPD.
Now that Bulgaria has objected to the draft, joining Portugal in expressing opposition, MHE and other campaigners believe more states could follow suit.
Video summarising contributions to the UN Consultation on Human Rights and mental health
Despite strong opposition, the Council of Europe continues negotiations on the draft Additional Protocol to the Oviedo Convention.