Urban Mindscapes: Shaping Cities for Youth Well-being

Examines the impact of urban environments on youth mental health, presenting a study’s insights on creating mental health-friendly cities. It emphasizes the need for inclusive, equitable urban planning and policy-making to support the well-being of adolescents and young adults.

6 mins
What is it about?

Human Body

Human Society

Urban environments significantly shape the mental health of their inhabitants. While cities offer access to healthcare, education, and economic opportunities, they often create conditions detrimental to mental health. With urbanization on the rise, a growing number of children and adolescents are making cities their home.