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Mental health included in the UN Sustainable Development Goals
Friday January 1, 2016

Mental health included in the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Promoting mental health and well-being, and the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, are integral parts of the Sustainable Development Agenda to transform our world by 2030 adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 25 September 2015. This is recognition of the importance of these areas of health within global development and health priorities. For the first time, world leaders are recognizing the […]

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Africa Mental Health Foundation Awarded 700,000 CAD fund for mental health program in Kenya
Monday September 21, 2015

Africa Mental Health Foundation Awarded 700,000 CAD fund for mental health program in Kenya

The TEAM initiative—a mental health program conceived by the Africa Mental Health Foundation (AMHF) based in Nairobi, Kenya in collaboration with the Columbia University Global Mental Health Program in New York City, USA—has recently been selected to receive close to 1 million CAD of funding through Grand Challenges Canada (GCC)’s Transition to Scale program. GCC is funded by […]

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