Month: November 2013

Nov 2013: People With Mental Illnesses Are Being Mishandled (Amol)

Note: I was inspired but this photojournalism article on the mentally ill in Africa. Mental illness or disabilities come with incidences like accident where by someone may get brain injury or even physical injury and others are born that way.

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Nov 2013: Mental Illness in Africa, Beauty is in the Brain (Ajak)

I came across an article written by Robin Hammond who talked about several mental illnesses in Africa, particularly in Juba central Prison. Mental illness has a social stigma surrounding biological factors, environmental factors, psychological factors, and family background (genetic). I

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Cura Orphanage in Kenya

Great organization working with AIDS orphans in Kenya that we have crossed paths with recently. Check them out! http://www.curaorphanage.org/

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Nov 2013: The Plight of the Mentally Ill in Africa (Kou)

Note: I was inspired but this photojournalism article on the mentally ill in Africa. Here in Africa and South Sudan especially, mentally ill people are being treated as animals. No one cares about their well being, freedom etc. I have

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