A woman talking about the Fight Against STigma (FAST) program

FAST – Fight Against STigma

By training health workers and raising public awareness, the Fight Against STigma (FAST) program aims to improve access to mental health and epilepsy care in low and middle-income countries.

Since 2008, with our partners, the World Association of Social Psychiatry (WASP) and the Institute of Epidemiology & Tropical Neurology (IENT, UMR 1094 Inserm), initiatives have been launched in Armenia, Benin, Bolivia, Cambodia, Cameroon, Comoros, Guatemala, Laos, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco and Myanmar.

An example of FAST project in Myanmar: