Nothing about us without us: youth-led programming

June 28, 2015

An interactive session on youth led programming during AIDS IMPACT Conference in Amsterdam, July 30, 2015

Young people are particularly vulnerable for HIV infections, due to social, political,cultural, biological, and economic reasons. Laws and policies exclude young peoplefrom sexual health care and HIV-related services. During this session at AIDS IMPACT Conference, young speakers from Asia, Africa and Europe will present best practices from interventionsand research studies. Among them Musah Lumumba, on invitation of STOP AIDS NOW!. Musah is a young leader in the HIV and SRHR response, who serves as Team leader at the Uganda Youth Coalition on Adolescent SRHR and HIV/AIDS (CYSRA-Uganda), and an advisor on HIV treatment and SRHR with in the Global Network of Young People living with HIV (The Y+ network hosted by the GNP+). Y+, the Global Network of Young People Living with HIV.