From Boksburg to Italy for mental health : Episode 5 : "11 more suicides since I left"

The Boksburg man travelling from South Africa to Italy to raise awareness around mental health says since setting off almost 2 weeks ago he’s learnt of 11 more suicides here at home.

Martin Van der Vyver has already covered 5 000km on his motorbike on his mission to destigmatize depression and start vital conversations – particularly among men.

The voyage is also in loving memory of his friend Brian, who died by suicide in February.

HOT1027’s Tara Penny is keeping track of his journey…
18 Aug English South Africa Entertainment News · Documentary

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