Countries agree to support Call for Action at Global Action Against Dementia Conference


World Health Organization (WHO) member states have agreed to support a formal Call for Action setting out the intent to tackle dementia on an international scale and provide global leadership. The Call for Action was adopted by the majority of member states in attendance at the World Health Organization’s First Ministerial Conference on Global Action Against Dementia.

The countries agreed overarching principles and approaches that will be needed in promoting global action against dementia, and have called for a series of actions. Read the Call for Action on the WHO site.