Updates from the field
This page lists resources, reports, training events and sector updates relevant to immigrant and refugee mental health.
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International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
This day, proclaimed by the UN General Assembly, stands for the total eradication of torture and the functioning of the Convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading tretment or punishment. It is an opportunity to call on all stakeholders including UN Member States, civil society and individuals everywhere to unite in support of people around the world who have been victims of torture and those who are still tortured today.
To read more about this day, click here.
Symposium: Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) for Asian populations, August 14th, 2019, hosted by University Health Network. For registration and further inquiries, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Report: Refugee’ social housing, developed by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (Manitoba Office). Read more here.