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 lead on HIV response in Burundi

Around the world many young people remain unaware of their HIV status, which is the second biggest cause of adolescent deaths. But in Burundi, young people are leading the way to address this issue. more
September 1, 2015 0 Comments

Towards a sustainable future: creating room for youths

A new global plan for sustainable development will take centre stage at this year’s United Nation’s General Assembly, but the role that young people will play is still unclear. more
August 20, 2015 0 Comments

Video: I’m a transgender sex worker, but only God can judge me

Amnesty International’s new policy on sex work is an important milestone, but the fight for sex worker rights is far from over. more
August 18, 2015 0 Comments

Amnesty International policy: sex workers v Hollywood stars

As the debate over sex work heats up, Amnesty International must listen to sex workers, not Hollywood stars, and finalise its draft policy calling for decriminalisation of sex work. more
August 11, 2015 0 Comments

Knowledge is power: young people learn about sexual health rights

Link Up, a sexual and reproductive health and rights project led by the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, has reached more than 500,000 young people since it began in 2013. more
August 4, 2015 0 Comments

My story: standing strong with HIV

My name is Sungano Bondayi, I was born in 1989 in Zimbabwe, and I was born with HIV. This is a digitial media story I made about my life. more
June 10, 2015 0 Comments

Bangladesh: Photo Voice helps young people tell their stories

Listening to the voices of young people is one of the major themes of the post-2015 development agenda, but does this include a diversity of voices? more
May 18, 2015 0 Comments

Video: campaign for medical outreach to school for the deaf

In Imo State, Nigeria, a local organisation is campaigning for funds to bring a free medical mission to a school for the deaf, to provide eye screenings as well as sexual health information. more
May 15, 2015 1 Comments