THE NEED

Addressing Mental Health in Africa

Mental illness is the most neglected health problem in the developing world.

Depression is the single most prevalent mental illness.

The Need

The Face of Depression

Depression Stats & Info

From The Economist Magazine

“Don’t underestimate the socio-economic impact of depression”

RESOURCES

Here are some great resources that will help you better understand depression and the impact on the lives of these women and their families in Africa.