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But suicide is preventable. We're offering this event so they don't have to feel that way. Though the number of countries with national suicide prevention strategies has increased in the five years since the publication of the WHO's first global report on suicide in 2014, the total number of countries with strategies, at just 38, is still far too low and governments need to commit to creating them, the World Health Organization said.

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Provisional figures from NISRA detail the suicide crisis in Northern Ireland. "For each suicide there are countless other people who suffer intense grief", Mr Roberts said.

Search for resources - World Suicide Prevention Day provides lots of resources for people to learn more about the reasons for suicide and how to prevent them.

Twitter now has a dedicated reporting form for people threatening suicide or self-harm, and a specialised team who review these reports.

A plan to reduce suicide rates in Northern Ireland by 10% over the next five years has been unveiled by the Department of Health.

The National Council for Suicide Prevention has also been encouraging others to take action by being a part of their Take 5 campaign.

In England, approximately 75% of suicides are men and male suicide rates are on average three times higher than the female rates. It can affect anyone and therefore we all have a role to play to collectively address the challenges.

In 2017, suicide was the second leading cause of death among adolescents in Wisconsin.

"This year's theme, Working Together to Prevent Suicide, underscores the need for a comprehensive and collaborative approach in stopping suicide". An additional £1.35 million has been provided through the transformation programme this financial year.

Raising community awareness and breaking down the taboo is important for countries to make progress in preventing suicide. There is also an estimated wider societal cost of £1.55m for each life lost.

U.S. health experts have have called for better gun control measure to limit the access people with suicidal thoughts have to lethal means, echoing the WHO reports recognition of pesticide bans as an effective way to cut suicide rates.

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