Global Day of Action for Safe Abortion

Around the world, young women are disproportionately affected by a patriarchal system which shames, stigmatizes and in many cases makes illegal access to abortion services. This lack of access to safe, legal, and secure abortions affects young women’s opportunities in education, employment, family relations and their futures. It reflects a significant and persistent infringement on their […]

Global Youth on A Mission- The IPPF Emerging Leaders Youth Summit

Last month FRIDA nominated several of its grantee partners to take part at the ‘Emerging Leaders Youth Summit’ in Oslo. One of our grantee partners from Jamaica was selected to attend. Here are her reflections:  The Emerging Leaders Youth Summit is a new youth initiative started by the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), in an […]