Year: 2004 Source: Pogled - The View (Acta Suicidologica Slovenica), v.2, no.1-2, (2004), p.24-29 SIEC No: 20090905

The Norwegian national strategy for suicide prevention, the second of its kind in the world, launched in 1994, has been developed through several phases over the last decade. Although a main focus has been put on health-related measures, a range of additional arenas for suicide prevention have been targeted, including educational programmes, public information, restriction of access to suicide methods, & postvention. This paper briefly presents some of the activities that have taken place. (3 refs.)