Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Author: 
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Publication date: 
24 March 2017
Report (2017) of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. The report, mandated by the Human Rights Council in resolution 32/18, identifies some of the major challenges faced by users of mental health services, persons with mental health conditions and persons with psychosocial disabilities. These include stigma and discrimination, violations of economic, social and other rights and the denial of autonomy and legal capacity.