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Abena, a young woman with a psychosocial disability, walks along the seashore in Accra, Ghana.

Ghana: Invest More in Mental Health Services

The Ghanaian government should provide rights-based mental health services and adequate support for housing, independent living, and job training for people with mental health conditions. A new short film features people who were locked up because they have a mental health condition and who talk about what freedom and independence meant for their recovery.