STIGMA FREE GAMBIA
2020 SAF Run For Mental Health Stigma Free Gambia was a successful event with 54 participants including males and females. The run went from Traffic lights to Westfield Youth Monument. Welcome remark were provided by Mr. Luke Jatta (secretary general of SAF) followed by Solomon Correa who provided more information on the stigma and discrimination experienced by people with mental illness in the Gambia. We thank our client Mr. Sey for sharing his story of stigma with the general audience. To SAF Drama, thank you for the comedy drama display on coronavirus. We gladly thank all the sponsors; Women International Network Gambia (W.I.N.G), Uniglobal Company, and World Accessible Foundation Holland. We also thank our partners, Ministry of Health Gambia, National Youth Council.
Special gratitude to all the participants who made it possible, including the KM Red cross and SAF Volunteers. Thank you all until next year’s 2021 Run! Kindly share your suggestions and advice, as it will be considered for the 2021 SAF Run For Mental Health Stigma Free Gambia. We love you all.