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By Maryanne W. Waweru Bo, Sierra Leone --Liverpool FC, Arsenal FC, Chelsea FC, Manchester United FC, FC Barcelona, Real Madrid… these are the logos of some the world’s popular football clubs that adorn the outer walls of the youth-friendly cinema ...
By Maryanne W. Waweru Freetown, Sierra Leone -- On a hot Tuesday afternoon at the Dwazark Community Hall, Marian Pleasant Kargbo, a volunteer youth educator with Planned Parenthood Association of Sierra Leone (PPASL) addresses a group of women. With her ...
Partners, promoters, top athletes, governments, young people and high-level representatives of several UN agencies (UN Women, UNFPA, UN HABITAT UNESCO…) including representatives of the FIFA have committed to leverage the values of justice and put the respect of human rights ...
Heidi Ayuma Oyugi is a protection, safeguarding and education expert. She has a wealth of experience in issues surrounding child protection, health, disability-inclusive development and livelihoods in humanitarian and development settings. The 37-year-old has worked in various humanitarian settings with ...
Education is a human right. It is an extraordinary human right because is a doorway to accessing other human rights. In addition to imparting knowledge and skills on technical subjects, education is important in empowering individuals to reach their full ...
28-year-old Kader Avonnon is the Program Assistant -Youth, Gender and Advocacy in IPPF’s MA in Benin - Association Béninoise pour la Promotion de la Famille (ABPF). He is a delegate at the ongoing International Conference on AIDS and STIs in ...
Pounika Theoneste is a 21-year old university student studying Law. He is also a volunteer with the Youth Action Movement (YAM) member in IPPF’s Member Association in the Central African Republic -Association Centrafricaine pour le Bien-Etre Familial (ACABEF). We caught ...
'Hon. Antonio Rosario Niquice est un membre du Parlement mozambicain élu depuis 2004. En plus d'être un champion #RightByHer, il est également membre d’Action Mondiale des Parlementaires et le président de la Region Afrique de la Fédération Internationale pour la ...
We got the opportunity to talk with Hans Linde, Laureate of the UNFPA Award for Leadership and Commitment to Achieving Rights and Choices for All. Here is what he had to say about this recognition for his outstanding leadership in ...
The Common African Position (CAP) meeting was held between 4-5th Sep 2019 in Windhoek, Namibia. The consultative meeting initiated by the Africa Union Commission (AUC) and the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) brought together civil society organizations within five regions ...