Stigma

[LISTEN] This mom became a sex worker and her daughter is fine with it

Sex work is selling a service, not your body, says Mariska Majoor. There's nothing sinister about it.


“An African man like me depressed?” Why representation matters in the movies

Eromo Egbejule

The continent’s largest film industry has been getting mental health all wrong with dangerous consequences. Now, that’s changing.


End the stigma of mental illness

Bernard J Tyson

Tackling the problem requires leaders in all spheres to make mental health a global priority


#MeToo implies we’re the problem

Veronica Sigamoney

Breaking the silence on sexual violation is powerful but how we do it is another question


'They made me feel like a murderer': Stigma endangers women seeking legal abortions

Joan van Dyk

Bontle Mabe turned to a loan shark to fund her abortion after she was turned away for five days in a row at her local clinic.