Forum Series 2021:  COVID19 and Mental Health

OECD Forum Series 2021

Addressing the hidden pandemic 
The impact of Covid-19 on mental health

15 April, 2021

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An estimated one out of four persons worldwide now suffers from depression. Anxiety levels have been found to have risen in an even greater proportion. As COVID-19 has swept the globe, it is clear that another major health crisis has been marching silently in its footsteps: a mental health pandemic, whose impact may well outlive the virus itself. What can we do to minimise the impacts?