Empowering Youth in Panama with Options
When Yitzel Arcia was 15-years-old, she attended a meeting that would change her life. At the meeting, people her own age led a discussion about a subject no adult she knew had mentioned.
“They were talking about sex and relationships, and the changes we were experiencing in our bodies,” said Yitzel. “They were talking about the most basic theme: how to take care of you. Yet, this wasn’t being talked about among my family or at school.”