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Initial report on the Eurogip Discussions 2016

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On 24 March 2016, Eurogip held the 16th edition of its Discussions on the theme of “Mental illnesses and work in Europe”. Today it is publishing an initial report on the discussions that took place during this conference aimed at casting a European spotlight on a topical issue in the area of occupational risk.

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