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Beschikbare Psycholoog: A Website That Connects Clients With Therapists.
Christophe Romein created a website that connects clients with therapists.
Educating medical students on female genital mutilation (FGM)
In order to take on a problem, you first need to understand it - especially if it as complex as Female Genital Mutilation. Senior Fellow Mara Franke worked on educating medical professionals about FGM through a lecture series.
Candle Light Döner for Victims of racist violence in Germany
Senior Fellow Walid Ahmed Khan Malik organized two online empowerment dinners and dialogues featuring inputs from experts on racial violence.
Mental Health Buddies Network (Sieć Przyjaciół Zdrowia Psychicznego)
Mental Health Buddies has become a widely recognized and award-winning grass-roots project. Its core objective is to ensure that every person struggling with a mental health problem – i.e. anyone who has ever felt isolated, misunderstood, or stigmatized – receives the necessary support.
Bridging the 1940s with the 2000s
Senior Fellow Efthymia Stathopoulou embarks on her Action Project to make a marginal group of society feel valued and worthy: namely, the retired women of an elderly day center in the Acharnes Suburb of Athens.
Ethos Atlas: An alternative map of Athens
Ethos Atlas is a map of physical locations in Athens that supply fair trade products and source their materials ethically.
Say NO to Domestic Violence
Ilia Chalimourda (Amsterdam Fellowship 2017) ran an educational workshop on domestic viloence and options for victims to seek legal and/or psychological support.
Wheels: A Vocational Program for Roma Girls
Through the Wheels program, Senior Fellow Rafaela Tsinafournioti introduces Roma girls to a variety of professions through discussion, activities, and interviews with professionals.
How to Be a Mental Health Ambassador
In an attempt to address the lack of mental health professionals, Senior Fellow Britta Thiemt organized a workshop at the Trinity College Dublin to train individuals to be Mental Health Ambassadors.
Wish for WASH: Bringing Innovation to Sanitation
Senior Fellow Jasmine Burton founded Wish for WASH and led a pioneering public health design intervention in the Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya.