From April 18th to April 20th 2018 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina held a high level meeting entitled “Dementia in the Region of Western Balkans and adoption of National Strategies / Plans to combat against dementia”.
Spomincica – Alzheimer Slovenija was invited to present the Slovenian National Dementia Strategy, procedure of its passing and ways of implementation as an example of good practice.
Beside Stefanija L. Zlobec, president of Spomincica, high representatives of WHO, Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI), Ministry of Health and Ministry of Social Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina, representatives of Austria, Switzerland, Croatia, Serbia, Macedonia and Montenegro also attended the conference.
Stefanija L. Zlobec, and representatives of WHO and Austria also held a workshop on successful development and implementation of a national dementia strategy.
Following presentation and discussion of all the materials presented by participants of the meeting, a statement was formed which you can read below: