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Afghanistan: Little Help for Conflict-Linked Trauma

Government, Donors Should Expand Mental Health Programs

Monday 07 October 2019


The Afghan government is failing to provide sufficient psychosocial, or mental health, support to Afghans who have experienced traumatic events, Human Rights Watch said today. More than half the Afghan population, including many survivors of conflict-related violence, struggle with depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress, but fewer than 10 percent receive adequate psychosocial support from the state, according to government documents. The Afghan government and international donors should expand mental health services and outreach campaigns.

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Afghanistan: Little Help for Conflict-Linked Trauma

Monday 07 October 2019

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Sunday 22 September 2019

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Friday 28 June 2019

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China: How Mass Surveillance Works in Xinjiang

Wednesday 01 May 2019

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Wednesday 20 March 2019

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Tuesday 19 March 2019

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Monday 04 February 2019

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Myanmar: Peaceful Critics Prosecuted

Thursday 31 January 2019

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Pakistan: Garment Workers’ Rights at Risk

Tuesday 22 January 2019

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Pakistan: Girls Deprived of Education

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North Korea: Sexual Violence Against Women by Officials

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Indonesia: Shackling Reduced, But Persists

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Bangladesh: Rohingya Refugees with Disabilities

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