Wamda and Microsoft for Startups have published a research report on the impact of Covid-19 on the state of mental health and wellbeing of entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) in partnership with EMPWR and H.A.D Consultants.
As part of the report launch, and with the aim to initiate awareness towards the mental health of entrepreneurs in the region, Mena's healthtech startups have joined forces to offer their fellow entrepreneurs access to mental health support by extending their services, and offerings to entrepreneurs. This initiative contributes to the shift in the cultural view on mental health across the region.
Participating healthtech startups include My Wellbeing Lab, Takalam, Mindtales, and H.A.D Consultants from the UAE, Labayh from KSA, O7 Therapy from Egypt, as well as Nafas from Oman.
If you are an entrepreneur in Mena, and interested in getting access to mental health support from the local ecosystem, you can learn more about the offerings below.
From Saudi Arabia:
Labayh: offering the technology ecosystem 20% discount on their online mental health services for 2 months. Promo code: empwr - valid until 29th of October
O7 Therapy: offering our ecosystem 50% off their online mental health services for 50 Entrepreneurs in the Mena. Promo code: Entrepreneur50 - valid until December 1st 2021
From the UAE:
My Wellbeing Lab: offering 20 one-on-one coaching sessions to entrepreneurs that wish to be coached and helped alongside unlimited access for any entrepreneur into their “Discovery Lab”, a platform that gives entrepreneurs and leaders insights into the founder's mental wellbeing and their team. Promo code: MWL21
Takalam: offering 10% off for three months. Promo code: Impact
H.A.D Consultants: offering 20 one on one coaching sessions to entrepreneurs. Promo code: HAD_SME01