Archive for November 18th, 2019

18/11/2019

What Is Comprehensive Sexuality Education? A Life Saver

Human Wrongs Watch

NAIROBI, Kenya, 14 November 2019 (UNFPA)* “If I had known about safe sex in my teens, my life would never have turned out this way,” said 21-year-old Sithu* from Myanmar. He contracted HIV two years ago, despite being intimate only twice with his partner at the time.

18/11/2019

New Development Models to Drive Growth and Employment for Youth in Africa

Human Wrongs Watch

Durban, 14 November 2019 (UN Environment)* The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) today launched the Global Environment Outlook-6 (GEO-6) for Youth in Africa report on the margins of the 17th session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN).

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Pixabay (photo posted here from UN Environment).

The report analyses the economic opportunities that Africa’s natural resources can provide for job creation and sustainable development. It also provides a package of solutions to tackle Africa’s youth unemployment through the Green Economy.

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