”Youth have ideas, promote them”.
Youth are active partners in the development process. Enabling them to translate their ideas into actions is our major task. Emphasizes on the civic awareness and civic issues, thus motivating and facilitating youth to act and take initiations and be informed on the issues of their concern.
”Youth Health matters, break the barrier”.
We work with youth towards Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights sensitization through grass-root activities and advocacy. Provides awareness and greater involvement of young people in response to the issues related sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the global goals for sustainable development adopted by 193 member countries of United Nations on 2015, which envisions to shape up the world and make the world a better place to live in by 2030. YUWA is also working in awareness and implementation of SDGs solely and also in partnership.
”Self-employment is key to eradicate poverty”.
Promotes youth entrepreneurship and supports upcoming entrepreneurs towards self- sufficiency. We work with youth to foster their economic initiation and promote their innovation to help them become potential entrepreneurs.
YUWA conducted Digo Talks programme at National Institute of Health Sciences, Stupa College on 6th, 7th and 8th semester of Bachelors in Public Health students on 4th of February 2018. The 17 goals of SDGs were briefly explained through PDF version of Booklet MY SDGs My Responsibility along with discussion. The history of SDGs from MDGs to SDGs was explained thoroughly. Daily habits and behaviors was assessed and linked with SDGs and participants also committed to become global changemakers by bringing change in their daily habits. One of the participant said "I won't throw waste outdoor from now onwards contributing to Goal 11, Sustainable Cities and Communities." Participants were asked to draw the picture of the world they want to see after 12 years. The pictures they drew were pasted in the wall and explained through linking it with SDGs.
Gender and sexuality studies help to better understand society and its interrelation. Almost every areas are affected by the issues related to gender. Most affected and influenced by gender and sexuality are adolescent and youth. Understanding these cross-cutting issues related to gender could be essential for any area or sector to work smoothly. YUWA intends to establish a Centre for Gender and Sexuality Studies under the Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights department in YUWA. This ...Read More
Bivek Joshi, 25, is a youth fellow of UNAIDS. He worked in UNAIDS headquarter Geneva for six month and now continuing the work in national office in Kathmandu.`Diam dicta illum nemo voluptatum quos. Nobis ducimus quod venenatis, arcu assumenda, officia, autem gravida