UNFPA in Afghanistan

UNFPA in Afghanistan

PROJECTS & PROGRAMS: YOUTH

Date: 17/10/2011

Reproductive Health and Rights | Population & Development | Gender Equality | Humanitarian Assistance | Youth


UNFPA's youth initiatives support the need to educate and empower Afghan youth and bring them to the forefront of decision-making, for development that is relevant and realistic, and that taps on the human capital of the largest section of the country's population.

PROJECTS & PROGRAMS: CONNECTING YOUTH


THE Y-PEER VOLUNTEER GLOBAL NETWORK REACHES KABUL
THANKS TO UNFPA AFGHANISTAN

"We are training these peer educators on how to transfer information to other youth in a way that they will be able to absorb and use it. We will talk about best learning methodologies for youth, information sharing with youth, the perceptions on sexual and reproductive health, attitudes and values of youth and working together with youth as adults and supporting them" - said Shubha Kayastha, the international coordinator in charge of advocacy for Y-Peer, during the 5 days training in Afghanistan. Read more