The trio of Presidencies of the Council of the European Union 2016-2017 (the Netherlands, Slovakia and Malta) have signed a Joint Statement on Dementia, issued during the meeting of the governmental expert group on dementia in Malta on May 15-16, 2017.

The statement calls on the European Commission and EU Members States to promote and support international cooperation in dementia research and improve the coordination of existing European research programmes such as JPND.

Click here to download the full statement.