Link Up

As part of the Link Up programme, Key Correspondents are being trained to report the stories that matter most to young people when it comes to their sexual and reproductive health and rights. In many instances, the correspondents are young people themselves and are being empowered through Link Up to advocate on sexual and reproductive health issues to influence within their own community and at national and international levels.

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How will the world be held accountable for achieving its new goals?

Representatives from non-governmental organisations discuss accountability for achieving the new global goals for development. more
October 6, 2015 0 Comments

UNGA: “Adolescent girls are the new face of HIV”

A side event at the United Nations 70th General Assembly addressed the issues facing women and girls who are still disproportionately affected by the HIV epidemic. more
September 29, 2015 0 Comments

The voices of young people living with HIV must be heard

I was born with HIV in Rwanda in the early 80s, when getting a positive HIV test was seen as a death sentence. more
September 28, 2015 0 Comments

Leave no one behind: participation is key to achieving the sexual and reproductive health targets of the SDGs

This week, the Sustainable Development Goals will be adopted during the United Nations’ General Assembly in New York, USA but these will not be achievable without the participation of those who are most affected. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are … more
September 23, 2015 0 Comments

How will young sex workers benefit from new development goals?

As world leaders adopt new sustainable development goals this week, whether young marginalised people will really benefit from the gender equality and health goals remains to be seen. more
September 23, 2015 0 Comments

Young people must play active role in new global development goals

As UN member states meet to discuss the post-2015 sustainable development goals is there a danger that young people most at risk from HIV will be left behind by the new agenda? more
September 21, 2015 0 Comments

Young people in desperate search for safer sex

For young people in southern Africa a lack of access to condoms is putting them at risk of unwanted pregnancies and HIV, and could ultimately jeopardise their lives. more
September 14, 2015 0 Comments

The inside scoop with organiser of Delhi’s first LGBT flash mob

Gautam Yadav catches up with Harmless Hugs’ team member Shashank Kashyap for the inside story on the LGBT flash mob that hit the headlines. more
September 7, 2015 0 Comments