By sharing mental health stories, people can collectively help the fight against stigma and misinformation.
Menteri belia dan sukan itu berkata, inisiatif itu ialah permulaan bagi program kempen 'Riben Kuning' untuk mengubah stigma dan pandangan negatif masyarakat terhadap bekas banduan.
Clutching his elephant toy, Avyaan's conversation is pretty much limited to a happy gurgle, but the nine-month-old might be about to go down in history for helping make breastfeeding in public more socially acceptable in prudish India.
There is a need to change public perception on depression and problems related to mental health.
The suicide of a lesbian couple who jumped into a river and drowned highlights the hidden struggles of gay women in India, who are subjected to 'corrective rape' cures and family pressure to marry.
Nearly half of all Indians admitted to holding prejudices against people with mental illnesses.
Oozing charm and confidence, 22-year-old Sithembiso Mutukura beat 12 other contestants in Zimbabwe's first Miss Albinism beauty contest aimed at reducing stigma and increasing awareness about the condition.
Nandita Venkatesan's 'brave fight' against TB sees her win an award from a major bank.
"It's good to spend a bit of money and make everyone happy. We settled the headaches in peace," one explained.
Organisation says discussions with FT mufti included interpretation of the Quran and Hadith to create awareness among people on transgender issues.
Aktivis mempersoalkan peraturan anak luar nikah dibinkan dengan 'Abdullah'.
An adoptive parent shares the experience of a friend who also adopted a baby but encountered problems dealing with the child's tantrums.
OrphanCare says some orphanages are afraid to cooperate 'for fear of losing children' which might force them to close down their institutions.
Alana Maulad Azmi says adopted children like herself are just as much discriminated against as those born out of wedlock, because both can't use their biological father's name.
Caretakers say sending elderly parents to nursing homes does not mean they are being 'dumped' but helps ensure they receive necessary care and medical attention.
Banci menunjukkan hampir 1 daripada 3 rakyat Malaysia berusia 60 tahun ke atas ditinggalkan anak mereka.
A volunteer group which combats baby dumping and sale laments society's attitude towards unwed pregnant women.
There are even parents and others in society who mistakenly believe it is contagious.