Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Looking for the Mothers: Connecting Bereaved Parents with Grief Counselors in Zambia

A team based in Lusaka and Boston wants to better understand the causes of child mortality in Zambia. As part of their work, they are bridging the gap between scientific research and mental health by offering grief counseling to bereaved parents.

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Looking for the Mothers: Connecting Bereaved Parents with Grief Counselors in Zambia

A team based in Lusaka and Boston wants to better understand the causes of child mortality in Zambia. As part of their work, they are bridging the gap between scientific research and mental health by offering grief counseling to bereaved parents.

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Strong Minds for Stronger Adolescent and Young Mothers

The opportunity to put a dent in maternal morbidity by facilitating stronger minds for adolescent and young mothers is substantial. You can find out more about the challenge here.

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Tackling Mental Health Issues Globally? Frontline Health Workers Are Necessary

Mental disorders account for more of the world’s disease burden in terms of disability-adjusted life years than HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined. Yet, the vast shortage of mental health professionals and services in low- and middle-income countries prevents many from living and fully functioning in their communities.

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