Editorial: The Nine Grand Challenges in Global Mental Health
Bajbouj, Malek; Ta, Thi Minh Tam; Hassan, Ghayda; Hahn, Eric – 2021
Grand global challenges significantly impact mental health and well-being in vulnerable populations across the globe. Today, national health systems and infrastructures are often not sufficiently equipped to react effectively to these grand challenges' multiple and interrelated consequences. The World Health Organization has identified 13 urgent health challenges for the upcoming decade (see Table 1). From our perspective, nine of these challenges are crucial not only for global health but also for Global Mental Health.