Translated and annotated version of the 2015-2020 National Mental Health Work Plan of the People's Republic of China

Shanghai Arch Psychiatry. 2016 Feb 25;28(1):4-17. doi: 10.11919/j.issn.1002-0829.216012.

Abstract

The following document is a translation of the 2015-2020 National Mental Health Work Plan of the People's Republic of China which was issued by the General Office of China's State Council on June 4, 2015. The original Chinese version of the document is available at the official government website: http://www.gov.cn/gongbao/content/2015/content_2883226.htm The translators have added annotations at the end of the document that provide background information to help contextualize content that may be unclear to readers unfamiliar with China and explain their decisions when translating terms that can have multiple interpretations.