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Source: Amnesty International –

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed and exacerbated the longstanding neglect of mental health services for refugees and migrants, Amnesty International said today. In a briefing, the organization said the international community had broken the promise, enshrined in international law, to ensure the highest attainable standard of mental health for everyone.

It’s clear that the mental health of people seeking safety has never been a priority for the international community – this needs to change