AGYW Webinar 1 - FOR GIRLS BY GIRLS: Lessons learned from girl-led initiatives

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WEBINAR

FOR GIRLS BY GIRLS: Lessons learned from girl-led initiatives on HIV prevention, sexual and reproductive health and gender-based violence

Thursday, 31 October 2019

The session provides:

• Examples of effective strategies for engaging with diverse groups of adolescent girls and young women on HIV prevention, sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and gender-based violence (GBV);

• Ways in which to account for girls’ and women's voices in the development of policy and national programme design; and

• Advice for adolescent girls and young women who are interested in becoming more actively engaged on the issues of HIV prevention, SRH and GBV.

Opening remarks:

Chewe Luo, Chief of HIV Programme, UNICEF New York
Dalila Zachary, HIV Advisor, the Global Fund

Speakers:

Winny Obure, Coordinator of ATHENA’s #WhatGirlsWant Project and Founder of Teen Seed Africa, Kenya
Millicent Sethaile, Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Officer at SRHR Africa Trust (SAT) and HER Voice Ambassador, Botswana
Brenda Formin, Youth Activist, HER Voice Ambassador, Cameroon

Facilitator:

Damilola Walker, Senior HIV/AIDS Specialist, UNICEF New York

 

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