I had a black dog, his name was depression

Nearly 10% of the world's population is affected by anxiety and/or depression. Depression can affect people of all ages and is the leading cause of disability in the world.

Out of the Shadows: Making Mental Health a Development Priority

Washington DC, USA 13-14th of April Earlier this month we attended a two-day event on mental health hosted by the World Bank and World Health Organization. For the first time finance ministers, international and intergovernmental agencies, the business community, civil society and technology innovators gathered with the aim of moving mental health into the mainstream of the global development agenda

Burundian crisis: Psychological support at the MEO Center

A year ago the situation in Burundi became very unstable. President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to run for a third term without the consensus of the majority of the citizens and the inaction of the international community have resulted in over 400 deaths, more than 250,000 refugees

#BreakTheChains Indonesia - HRW

Human Rights Watch (HRW), an organization with whom we have partnered in the past, is campaigning against the human rights violations that the mentally ill suffer from in

Georgia: FdH supports Promotion of Rights of children and Adults with Psychosocial disabilities

March 16-17-18, 2016 Two weeks ago we were invited as partners to a workshop in Tbilisi, Georgia to promote the rights of children and adults with mental illnesses

E-Mental Health in Lebanon

A cost-effective and scalable intervention for anxiety and depression
  Last week FdH traveled to Beirut for a three-day planning meeting for our new e-mental health project