US-based NGO Z-Cares raising youth mental health awareness with Stand UP campaign

Month-long event to culminate with Virtual Coping Carnival on Nov. 14

Pleasanton-based nonprofit Z-Cares Foundation has launched its annual Stand UP campaign, which wraps up next month with a Virtual Coping Carnival.

Creating awareness about youth mental health with a particular focus […]

By | 2020-10-22T11:12:33+00:00 October 22nd, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

Bringing sexual and reproductive health services to young people across the Republic of Moldova

Unprecedented work has been undertaken in the Republic of Moldova to ensure that adolescents can access sexual and reproductive health services, following a systematic process outlined by WHO.

WHO/Europe carried out an assessment of sexual, reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health in the context […]

By | 2020-10-16T12:45:57+00:00 October 16th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

Self-testing for HIV at home – successful project in Bulgaria

A demonstration project conducted in Bulgaria has shown that more people get tested for HIV when self-testing is available. In situations where testing is based in health-care institutions, it can be a challenge to encourage some people to come forward. Community-based testing is a good way to overcome […]

By | 2020-10-07T07:22:45+00:00 October 7th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

Trans Empowerment Month

Virtual event series for Trans Empowerment Month aims to support transgender youth.

Each October, a Detroit-based transgender support organization “Stand With Trans” hosts a workshop for the community’s youth as part of Trans Empowerment Month and LGBT History Month. 

This year things are […]

By | 2020-09-29T18:47:32+00:00 September 29th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

A Virtual Discussion, Hosted by Family Planning 2020 (FP2020) September 24, 2020 from 8:00am to 10:00am EDT

RIGHTS, EMPOWERMENT & FAMILY PLANNING Progress and Unfinished Business

Securing and upholding the rights of women and girls is a cornerstone of the Family Planning 2020 (FP2020) global partnership. Rights-based family planning is an approach to developing and implementing health programs […]

By | 2020-09-22T10:29:50+00:00 September 22nd, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

Opportunity: Discover the Caucasus – Study visits exploring the youth sector in the Caucasus

The European Intercultural Forum and its local partners in Armenian, Azerbaijan and Georgia are accepting applications for participants to join the project Discover the Caucasus – Study visits exploring the youth sector in the Caucasus. The project aims to explore together with local (youth) organisations and their counterparts from the EU […]

By | 2020-09-17T13:56:50+00:00 September 17th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

#ErasmusDays 2020: Save the Date!

The #ErasmusDays are three days of events to celebrate the Erasmus+ Programme, discover more the worlds of international mobility, and promote European citizenship.

On one side exhibitions, concerts, contests, seminars, partner networking, open days, distribution of Europass Mobility documents, digital events… On the other side, they provide an important platform to […]

By | 2020-09-14T09:33:25+00:00 September 14th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

Application call for “Youth Movement for Intercultural Dialogue” Youth Exchange in Bulgaria 05 – 13 October 2020

If you are a young person aged between 18 and 27, residing in one of the participating countries of the project (Germany 🇩🇪, Italy[…]

By | 2020-09-10T05:57:29+00:00 September 10th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Global Youth Movement to #EndTB – WHO 1+1 Initiative

Hello everyone,
Check out this great opportunity below.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is actively building a network of young leaders working in the TB/HIV space to provide feedback into their work and strategy.

Mindful of the work you from around the world, it’d be wonderful opportunity for you to  join this effort. […]

By | 2020-08-24T15:57:19+00:00 August 24th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments