Webinar: Youth Leadership During Crisis

In recognition of International Youth Day on August 12th 2020, 120 Under 40: The New Generation of Family Planning Champions partnered with the Gates Institute to host a webinar titled “Youth Leadership During Crisis.” The global webinar acted as a forum for dialogue with youth leaders and served as a platform for youth to share their experiences and voices concerning their lives and work during the COVID-19 pandemic. The young panelists also discussed how youth are responding to the virus through social impact innovation and advocacy, all while promoting the meaningful engagement of youth partners. The webinar was given in English with French interpretation available and featured guest speakers Saro Imran, Youth Focal Point FP2020 (Pakistan); Erick Omondi, Founder, Generations Guiders (Kenya); Maryam Ali, Health Communication Coordinator, Population Council (Egypt); Gloire Ayetolou, Youth Lead, Ouagadougou Partnership (Benin); and moderator Carolina Salmeron, Project Lead for the 120 Under 40 program. The webinar recording is available in both French and English.

Friday, August 21, 2020 - 12:45