Mental Health Europe (MHE) is delighted to invite you to a webinar, co-organised with the European Disability Forum (EDF), for the launch of an advocacy toolkit against the draft additional protocol to the Oviedo Convention. The event will take place online on 25 March 2021 at 3 pm CET.
The event will provide an overview of MHE’s & EDF’s joint work opposing the draft additional protocol to understand why it violates human rights. Additionally, the webinar will outline the process of adoption of the draft protocol and present the advocacy toolkit and with instructions on how to use it.
The webinar will bring together representatives from Mental Health Europe, the European Disability Forum, the European Network of (Ex) – Users and Survivors of Psychiatry, Human Rights Watch, and the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities as speakers.
In line with accessibility standards, the online event will include international sign interpretation and real-time captioning in English. In addition, the webinar will be recorded and shared afterwards for those interested but unable to join.