Everyone, everywhere should have someone to turn to in support of their mental health.
United for Global Mental Health was at the WHO Mental Health Gap Action Programme (mhGAP) Forum meeting this week in Geneva, taking place from the 11th to the 12th of October. The theme of this year’s meeting is Accelerating Country Action on Mental Health which is a...read more
Commissioners in London gather for a group photo at the Global Ministerial Mental Health Summit in London. This World Mental Health Day, the Lancet Commission on Global Mental Health and Sustainable Development launched at the Global Ministerial Mental Health Summit...read more
The Academy Award®-winning studio that made Shaun the Sheep and Wallace and Gromit has created a film to underline how mental ill health is a global issue, affecting everyone, everywhere. The thought-provoking animation by Aardman is set inside a head-shaped printer’s...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.