Daily Archives: 21 February 2017

21 Feb, 2017

Traditional leaders: a crucial entry point for young people’s sexual and reproductive health

From UNFPA  Traditional leaders hold incredible power to realize young people’s sexual and reproductive health rights. Yet, many traditional communities in rural Swaziland have resisted public discussion of ‘taboo’ topics such as sexual-and gender-based violence and the HIV epidemic, especially regarding young people.   UNFPA’s Safeguard Young People Programme has been engaging traditional leaders in

21 Feb, 2017

Egyptian Youth Speak their Minds in Essays: We Need Better Skills for More Jobs

Via World Bank In a country with high youth unemployment—such as Egypt—could it be that young people can develop new solutions? Can young, creative minds come up with new ideas that have never been considered or tested? Are young people themselves the answer to solving the unemployment challenge? Egyptian youth encounter a broad range of