We are proud to present YouAct’s Annual Report 2018, in which we continue to strengthen and unify the voices of European youth advocating for the realisation of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR). Download the full report by clicking here.
Our team is very excited to share the advocacy toolkit developed in the frame of the Generation Now small grants project called “The European Parliament – our Ally”. In it, we discuss in detail how young people can successfully advocate for comprehensive sexuality education for HIV prevention. Download the full toolkit by clicking here.
YouAct – the European Youth Network on Sexual and Reproductive Rights is looking for energetic and dedicated new members to strengthen our organization and forward our work in promoting sexual and reproductive rights of young people. About Us YouAct is a European network of young people active in the field of Sexual and Reproductive Rights. […]
We can’t stress enough the urgency for young people to have access to Comprehensive Sexuality Education. So YouAct members are organizing yet another round of meetings with the Members of the European Parliament (MEPs)! We want to engage in meaningful conversations on how to advance this topic forward and how we can work together more […]
YouAct together with CHOICE for Youth and Sexuality is in the concluding stages of the second phase of an advocacy project aiming to advance Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) in Europe. The first phase of the project was implemented in 2017 and involved a research phase in five countries, Cyprus, Georgia, the Netherlands, Poland and Romania […]
To celebrate World Contraception Day (26th September), MEP Biljana Borzan and MEP Maria Gabriela Zoana co-hosted the European Parliament launch of ‘Limited Access: Europe’s Contraception Deficit’, a White Paper on Access to Contraception in Europe. The White Paper was developed following a survey of 46 European countries titled “Contraception Atlas” covering three areas: reimbursement of […]
by Sophie Beria, and Anuki Mosiashvili, YouAct Steering Committee Members On the last week of September, DSW (The German Foundation for World Population), Dance4Life, and CHOICE for youth and sexuality hosted a youth meet up with the members of the European Parliament, policy advisors, and assistants from the political groups in Brussels. The aim was […]
Adriana Pereira, the Coordinator of YouAct – European Youth Network on Sexual and Reproductive Rights made the following intervention during the UNECE Regional Conference on ICPD+25. Thank you chairperson and panel for your insights into families and SRH over the life-course. On behalf of a few youth organizations here today, we would like to address […]
By Anamaria Suciu, YouAct Chair In the beginning of June 2018, 22 feminists met in Kuala Lumpur to have a cross‐regional south-south feminist intersectional dialogue on sexual and reproductive justice in the context of the sustainable development agenda. The meeting was organized by Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Justice (RESURJ) with the aim of creating a […]
By Anja, YouAct member From the 19th to the 23rd of March, I had the pleasure of representing YouAct at the study session “Youth Against Online Discrimination”, which took place at the European Youth Centers in Strasbourg. The study session was organised by Youth Sexual Awareness for Europe (YSAFE) in partnership with the International Lesbian, […]
YouAct is a European network of young people, who are active in the field of Sexual and Reproductive Rights. Since its launch in Lisbon 2004, YouAct has grown into a widely recognized youth organisation, undertaking key advocacy, training and awareness raising activities on national, European and International levels.