We look at innovative mental health projects that focus on human rights and are accessible to the marginalized communities.


Want our votes? Reflect our needs - Disability rights groups tell national level parties
Date: 19.04.19

NewzHook writes on how disability rights groups and mental health activists are calling on political parties to inclu...

Elections 2019: Bringing Mental Health Into India's Political Conversations
Date: 12.04.19

The Wire writes on MHI's #BridgeTheCareGap campaign and its success in putting Mental Health on the manifestos of two...

‘Bridge The Care Gap’ Campaign
Date: 09.04.19

Shruti Chakra, Chief Advisor at Mariwala Health Initiative writes via Youth Ki Awaaz on what makes 'Bridge the Care G...

It’s Time for a More Humane Approach to Mental Health Care
Date: 06.04.19

The Swaddle writes on how Mental Health Care in India has transitioned from a bio-medical approach rife with human ri...

Why Is Mental Health Deeply Feminist?
Date: 05.04.19

Feminism In India publishes an article on why Mental Health is a deeply feminist issue and how we can #BridgeTheCareG...

How a guerrilla campaign made history by pushing mental health into Cong, CPM’s election manifestos
Date: 04.04.19

EconomicTimes writes on the #BridgeTheCareGap, describing it as a guerrilla campaign that made history by lobbying p...

#BridgetheCareGap - Lobbying Effectively for Social Change
Date: 01.04.19

Mental Health Innovation Network (MHIN) published an article on Bridge the Care Gap campaign that describes the proce...

Date: 28.03.19

PatientsEngage published a blog on the Bridge the Care Gap campaign, discussing the mental health care gap, why the c...

Bridge the Gap campaign seeks to make mental health an election issue in the 2019 elections
Date: 27.03.19

NewzHook writes on why Bridge the Care Gap in Mental Health is a crucial campaign to support with excerpts from inter...

Bridge the gap: Call to add mental health in manifestos
Date: 23.03.19

Times of India journalist Malathy Iyer writes on the Bridge the Care Gap campaign, including excerpts from interviews...

What Is A Rights-Based Approach To Mental Health?
Date: 16.03.19

The Health Collective publishes MHI's post explaining what a Rights-Based Approach to Mental Healthcare looks like, a...

Being humane: How business scions are furthering the legacy of giving
Date: 21.12.18

Forbes talks to business scions including Rajvi Mariwala who expand the boundaries of philanthropy in innovative ways

Mind games: Startups ensure mental illness is not a lonely battle
Date: 20.09.18

Forbes talks about MHI and our partners' work.

How Being A Queer Feminist Shaped My Approach To Mental Health
Date: 31.01.18

Article by our Chief Adviser Shruti Chakravarty on Youth Ki Awaaz

From mentoring to encouraging mental health startups, Harsh Mariwala 2.0 is as busy as with Marico
Date: 26.12.17

Harsh Mariwala is investing in organisations and startups that are part of the mental health scale up initiative.

The gaps in the Mental Healthcare Act
Date: 26.12.17

The Mental Healthcare Act suffers from several gaps that the original Bill had covered

Mental health disorders: India's invisible epidemic
Date: 19.12.17

"The mental health of children and adolescents has suddenly become a cause of concern in India."

Mariwala commits to fund mental health projects
Date: 18.12.17

MHI plans to create a mental health ecosystem in India

Rajvi Mariwala On Need For Mental Health Awareness & Interventions
Date: 25.11.17

She The People writes about MHI's views on mental health

Awareness leads to better outcomes for mental health in India, says MHI
Date: 17.11.17

Article about MHI on

India'a Mental Health Woes
Date: 31.10.17

Nearly 150 million citizens suffer from common mental disorders

The Mental Health Care Crisis In Indian Campuses
Date: 30.10.17

Research shows that the causes of student suicides are varied and intersectional.

Press Trust of India Coverage of Our Website Launch
Date: 10.10.17

Harsh Mariwala Launches Mariwala Health Initiative.

The Mental Healthcare Act, 2017
Date: 06.10.17

View the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017