Towards Evidence-based Suicide Prevention Programmes


WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific

Publication details

Publication date: 2010
Price: US $ 15
ISBN: 9789290614623
Number of pages: 73



The monograph attempts to set out the basic framework for suicide prevention strategies and it provides details in formulating and evaluating suicide prevention programmes. Included are also details of some well-established suicide prevention programmes worldwide and in the Western Pacific Region that have been shown effective in reducing the number of suicides and/or associated outcome indicators.