Regional level Interaction program on Mental Health in Dhankuta
Posted on: 2 Jul, 2019


A regional level interaction program was organized on 15th June in Dhankuta on “Current Mental Health situation, Opportunities and Challenges”. There were a total of 47 participants in the program. Some key stakeholders in the program were Head of District Coordination Committee Dhankuta, Mayor of Dhankuta Municipality, Chief District Office and Director of NHRC Province 1 with other participants from the health sector. The key stakeholders mentioned that they were having this sort of program for the first time. Likewise, they acknowledged that there are mental health issues in Dhankuta and there is a need to collect data to be able to work on these issues better and that these issues needs to be discussed further.