June 21, 2006 the Mental Health Foundation launched its Implementation
of the Law on Psychiatric Care report. More than 80 people representing
governmental agencies, international organizations, psychiatric
institutions, courts and human rights/disability NGOs participated
in the event. The Mental Health Foundation experts presented the
findings of the Report and its policy recommendations to the Government
of Armenia. The Mental Health Foundation called on the Government
of Armenia to adopt sub-legislative acts, which will ensure the
implementation of the Law on Psychiatric Care.
including TV, newspapers, news agencies gave wide coverage of the
event. Media coverage includes: "Hayastani
Arka, Medinform, Panorama.am
news agencies and broadcast by ArmNews, AR, and ALM TV channels.