Everyone, everywhere should have someone to turn to in support of their mental health.
Today, The Lancet announced the creation of Countdown Global Mental Health, a monitoring and accountability mechanism to reverse the neglect of this pressing health concern. United for Global Mental Health (UnitedGMH) is one of the Countdown's primary partners,...read more
This January, lived experience advocates, NGO representatives, creatives and strategic partners from around the world met in Johannesburg, South Africa to co-create a citizen-led campaign calling for greater action on mental health worldwide. The meeting brought...read more
Following the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos last week, mental health is a bigger priority for world leaders than ever before. It’s now up to us to make the most of this momentum and turn it into action. It’s #TimeToAct on mental health. Mental health...read more
Health and wellbeing is a universal human right.
We all deserve to live in a world where our mental health is
seen to be as important as our physical health.
Where good mental health is promoted.
And, where prevention, support and treatment are readily
available to all.
But this is not the world we live in.
Today, a person takes their own life every 40 seconds. One in
four of us will experience mental ill health.
It is time for a mental health revolution.
Who we are
We are a catalyst organisation that brings ambition to global advocacy, innovation to financing and voice to campaigning.
What we want
We want a world where everyone, everywhere, can turn to someone who is able to support their mental health when needed.