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WHO: Preventing Suicide, a Resource for Media Professionals

In 1999 the World Health Organization (WHO) launched SUPRE, its worldwide initiative for the prevention of suicide. This 2017 booklet is the second revised version of one of the resources prepared as part of SUPRE which are addressed to specific social and professional groups that are particularly relevant to the prevention of suicide. The revised booklet is the product of continuing collaboration between WHO and the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). It represents a link in a long and diversified chain involving a wide range of people and groups, including health professionals, educators, social agencies, governments, legislators, social communicators, law enforcers, families and communities.

WHO: Preventing Suicide, a Resource for Media Professionals

WHO_Resource for Media Professionals-Update 2017-1

Published by: WHO & IASP
First published: 1999, 2nd Revision 2017

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