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Mental Health on Air: How Radio is Getting Teens Talking About Mental Health in Malawi and Tanzania

Co-author: Heather Gilberds Currently completing a PhD in journalism and communication at Carleton University, Heather was the program manager of Farm Radio International's integrated mental health project. In much of Africa, mental health is a taboo issue that is simply not talked about -- to the detriment of many people, and youth especially. But in Malawi and Tanzania, radio is getting young people talking about mental health.
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