Tag Archives: Stigma

17Nov/15

A Most Laudable and Commendable initiative by our Youth Ambassador

The above clip is a most laudable and commendable advocacy and sensitzation campaign message by a Gbm-em Youth Ambassador Ms Ronaldine A. Taku. In her brief but poignant message, she dispels someRead More…

12Oct/15

A Gbm Solidarity Walk to bring Epilepsy out of the Shadows

Join us Let’s Walk to Bring Epilepsy out of the Shadows: The Gbm-em Foundation is organizing it’s maiden Solidarity Walk on the 31st of October 2015 under the theme: Let’s Bring EpilepsyRead More…

06Oct/15

The Gbm-em Foundation organizes a roundtable discussion on Dignity in Mental Health

This was a radio campaign on World Brain Day under the theme Epilepsy Let’s really talk about Dignity in Mental Health!!! This is what the Gbm-em Foundation has invited stakeholders from theRead More…

15Sep/15

Gbm’s work recognized in an article by the renowned Lancet Neurology

When you embark on a mission as delicate as advocating and fighting myths and stigma surrounding epilepsy, you are always very honoured when your efforts are recognized. It was therefore with withRead More…

01Sep/15

What Dignity in Mental Health?

Hello world, this 10th of October the world celebrates yet another Day dubed Mental Health Day. This year’s theme is ” Dignity in mental health” and this is the focus of ourRead More…

11Aug/15

Health Care Systems: The Hidden Enemy and illnesses

Hello World, this week we share a personal post by the Programme Director of the Gbm-em Foundation, who is the mother of late Gabriel Bebonbechem. The above design of a health careRead More…

04Aug/15

Continuing our Advocacy: Further Sensitization Campaigns

Hello World, no one sensitization campaign can ever be too many to inform the population about health issues above all. This is so logical if we all admit that health is wealth,Read More…