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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Young people need education to challenge gender-based violence

Being a young woman living with HIV, and an advocate for sexual and reproductive health and rights, l have experienced and witnessed violence against young girls and women. more
April 8, 2016 1 Comments

Leave no one behind on global health – we need action, not statements

Young people must be involved in policy making and programming to achieve the global goal of healthy lives for all at all ages. more
April 6, 2016 0 Comments

Burundi: condoms are my friends, my everyday protection

On 14 February, Valentine’s Day, more than 50 young Burundians lined up to get condoms at a youth centre in the capital, Bujumbura. more
March 11, 2016 0 Comments

Video: “I deserve respect for my work as a sex worker”

Watch Christine’s story and find out how she learned to negotiate for safer sex through the support of the Uganda Link Up project. more
March 2, 2016 6 Comments

Young people must lead community family planning efforts

Read about the consensus arrived at during a family planning conference regarding young people and their sexuality. more
February 4, 2016 0 Comments

Family planning: women and young people need access and choice

As the International Conference on Family Planning closes, Danai Majaha canvasses delegates for their most important message. more
January 29, 2016 0 Comments

Indonesian youth advocate for family planning but are denied rights

Young Indonesians’ sexual and reproductive rights are denied as government blocks access to condoms. more
January 27, 2016 0 Comments

International Conference on Family Planning – before we commit, let’s act!

Find out what youth participants say are the challenges and solutions for meeting the family planning needs of young people. more
January 25, 2016 0 Comments