It is with great sadness that we announce the resignation of Tina Minkowitz from WNUSP. Tina has contributed greatly to the growth of the Network and we extend our deepest gratitude for her leadership, initiatives and hard work over the past years.
The Board of WNUSP continues with Jolijn Santegoeds and Salam Gomez as co-chairs. The 4 regions are represented as follows :
In the Africa Region: Daniel Iga and Sam Badege are the voting delegates with Robinah Alambuya as a deputy
In the Asia/Pacific Region: Mari Yamamoto and OhYong Kweon are the voting delegates with (vacancy) as a Deputy.
In the Europe Region: Jolijn Santegoeds as Co-Chair and Gabor Gombos are the voting delegates and (vacancy) as deputy.
In the America’s Region, Salam Gomez as Co Chair and Alejandra Monge Arias are the voting delegates and (vacancy) as deputy.
The World Network of Users and Survivors of Psychiatry continues to represent the voice of all users and survivors of psychiatry and people with psychosocial disabilities. WNUSP, building on its traditions, is entering a new stage of organisational development and capacity building.