Youth Lead: Setting Priorities for Adolescent Health

Youth Lead: Setting Priorities for Adolescent Health

The Leadership, Management & Governance (LMG) Project hosted a side event at the 68th World Health Assembly with co-sponsors Women Deliver, the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, the White Ribbon Alliancethe World YWCA, and the International Federation of Medical Students' Associations.

Youth Lead: Setting Priorities for Adolescent Health, held May 19, 2015 at the Geneva Press Club brought together young leaders and INGO and multilateral organizations leaders for a dynamic discussion with panelists:

  • Caitlin Chandler, The Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
  • Heather Barclay, International Planned Parenthood Federation
  • Cecilia García Ruiz, Espolea/Women Deliver
  • Daniel Tobón García, Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights/World Health Organization
  • Linnea Hakansson, World YWCA
  • Jane Ferguson, World Health Organization
  • Katja Iversen, Women Deliver
  • Meggie Mwoka, InternationalFederation of Medical Students Association
  • Ibil Surya, Indonesian Planned Parenthood Association
  • William Yeung, Young and Well Cooperative Research Centre Australia

Find out more about the event through our LMG Blog:

In Pictures: WHA #YouthLead Side Event

Young Leaders call for training, data, and more than just a place at the table to improve adolescent health

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