THE MAN PROJECT - ENCOURAGING MEN TO SPEAK UP, NOT MAN UP. On average, one in eight men will experience depression and one in five men will experience anxiety at some stage of their lives. Blokes make up an average six out of every eight suicides every single day Worldwide. The number of men who die by suicide every year is nearly double the national road toll. Wear this band with pride knowing your donation will help The Man Project to: Reduce the impact of depression, anxiety and suicide by supporting men to protect their mental health and to recover when they are unwell Reduce people's experiences of stigma and discrimination Improve people’s opportunities to get effective support and services at the right time.