Last month in Santiago, Chile, a group experts and decision makers in the field of sexual and reproductive health were brought together to examine how much progress has been made in increasing young people’s access to comprehensive sexuality education in Latin American schools. The meeting was...Read more
NEW YORK, NY—Late Friday at the 45th Session of the United Nations Commission on Population and Development (CPD), member states issued a bold resolution in support of young people’s sexual and reproductive health and human rights. This victory comes on the heels of a UNICEF report released this...Read more
Last week, IPPF/WHR and our allies worked to ensure the sexual and reproductive health and rights of young people were upheld at the 45th Session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD). Youth advocates from around the globe came together to speak to their own needs and hold...Read more
This week, youth advocates from around the world are in New York for the Commission in Population and Development, the United Nations’ annual meeting on development, health and rights. This year’s meeting is focused on adolescents and youth, and these young advocates are in town to ensure that...Read more
This week, youth advocates from around the world are in New York for the Commission in Population and Development, the United Nations’ annual meeting on development, health and rights. This year’s meeting is focused on adolescents and youth, and these young advocates are in town to ensure that...Read more
International Planned Parenthood Federation is a global service provider and a leading advocate of sexual and reproductive health and rights for all. We are a movement of national organizations working with and for communities in 173 countries worldwide. The organization works to provide young...Read more
International Planned Parenthood Federation is a global service provider and a leading advocate of sexual and reproductive health and rights for all. We are a movement of national organizations working with and for communities in 173 countries worldwide. The organization works to provide young...Read more
As part of our series on the Commission on Population and Development (CPD), we've teamed up with YSafe to bring you accounts from youth advocates taking part in the convening. This is the second blog from David Lawrence, who came to New York from Liverpool, UK. As the negotiations continue at the...Read more
At the 45th Session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD) —the main theme of which is “Adolescents and Youth”—there is an active participation of civil society groups and a special opportunity to take a look at the current status of young people in Latin America. What are Latin...Read more
In recent years, millions of young voices have united to explain to their governments the importance and urgency of implementing comprehensive sexual education for adolescents and young people. As a young human rights activist, I am a part of this global effort. One of the main characteristics of...Read more