Category: From the Field

From the Field

Local youth leaders receive grants to drive mental health and well-being innovation and transformation in King County

The first annual citiesRISE Seattle Youth Challenge Award recipients were announced at the Washington State Mental Health Summit. citiesRISE is a global platform for local collective action committed to transforming the state of mental health policy and practice for young people nationally and globally. Seattle, WA, Oct. 30, 2019 – citiesRISE was proud to announce the […]

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Launch of the Youth Challenge Award Chennai

Youth Challenge Award Chennai CALLING ALL YOUNG LEADERS! OPEN OCTOBER 21st TO NOVEMBER 24th, 2019 A REQUEST FOR YOUR IDEAS ABOUT MAKING CHENNAI A BETTER PLACE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE! See details in English and Tamil below. citiesRISE is launching the Youth Challenge Award (YCA) in Chennai to support emerging young leaders and youth-focused organizations focused […]

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Launch of Youth Challenge Award SACRAMENTO

Youth Challenge Award Sacramento CALLING ALL YOUTH! OPEN NOW UNTIL NOVEMBER 1ST A REQUEST FOR YOUR IDEAS ABOUT MAKING SACRAMENTO A BETTER PLACE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE citiesRISE is launching the Youth Challenge Award (YCA) in Sacramento to support emerging young leaders and youth-focused organizations focused on improving mental health for and with young people in […]

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Premio al Desafío Juvenil en Bogotá (Youth Challenge Award Bogotá)

Premio al Desafío Juvenil en Bogotá (Youth Challenge Award Bogotá) ¡Abierto ya! Aceptando aplicaciones hasta el 23 de septiembre citiesRISE, en alianza con la Secretaría de Salud (SDS), está movilizando acciones para mejorar la salud mental para y con las personas jóvenes de Bogotá mediante el lanzamiento del Premio al Desafío Juvenil para apoyar a […]

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I-CIRCLE joins forces with citiesRISE to mobilize city action in support of young peoples’ mental health

Two leading platforms transforming mental health in cities – I-CIRCLE and citiesRISE – are creating a strategic partnership to develop a global cities alliance that will support a unified vision for the Mental Health Friendly Cities movement. Starting with local collective action in the first five citiesRISE cities of Chennai, Nairobi, Bogota, Sacramento, and Seattle, the […]

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Youth Symposium Chennai – Summer 2018

This summer, youth leaders from different organizations came together in Chennai to exchange ideas, share experiences and collectively act on mental health! They were joined by various stakeholders who listened as youth made clear what was needed for the future of their mental health, having a bit of fun in the process!

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Celebrating our new brand, citiesRISE

We believe that healthy minds unleash the hidden potential of communities – to that end, we are thrilled to unveil a new brand for our initiative (formerly called “mhNOW”) that will allow us to unleash that potential: citiesRISE.