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International Day of the Girl Child: Empowering girls on October 11th

Published: 10/10/2017
Being a young person in today’s world is not always easy. The expectations of school, family, work, friends, boyfriends, girlfriends, or social media can make growing up ...
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Love, Sex & Contraception – it’s not like in the movies

Published: 09/20/2017
For this year’s World Contraception Day (#WCD2017) we decided to partner up with international influencers to raise awareness for contraception and safe ...
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Happy Double Seventh Qixi Festival

Published: 08/25/2017
This year Qixi Festival falls on August 28, 2017. To celebrate, we’re sharing three popular love stories from around the world that we hope inspire you to learn about love in all its forms – classics such as the story behind Qixi Festival just as well as modern ...
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Four things to know to navigate post-grad life

Published: 07/21/2017
As you cross that stage on graduation day and one chapter ends, another exciting chapter begins! This is a time of momentous opportunity, and while you might be feeling overwhelmed with all of the directions your life could take, there is no need to ...
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From besos to bisous, snog to smooch: A celebration of International Kissing Day

Published: 07/06/2017
In today’s world, we could all use a little more love. And to celebrate love, in all of its forms we’re sharing some fun facts about smooching for International Kissing Day taking place on July ...
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Menstrual Hygiene Day - Blast from the Past

Published: 05/29/2017
One date you definitely don’t want to miss out on is 28th May – Menstrual Hygiene ...
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Sexual & Reproductive Health Needs of Groups of People that are Disenfranchised

Published: 04/04/2017
Trang is highlighting the sexual and reproductive health needs of groups of people that are often disenfranchised in Vietnam - ethnic minority girls from the northern area of the country and lesbians and transgender women in the capital city of ...
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Family Planning Information for Adolescents and Young People

Published: 04/04/2017
Ali is providing timely, accurate, and up-to-date family planning information for adolescents and young people through a variety of online and mobile ...
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About Barriers for Young People Accessing Contraception at Pharmacies

Published: 04/04/2017
Nana is exploring the inaccessibility of contraception at local pharmacies for married and unmarried young women in Cairo, ...
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Empowering youth and CHALLENGING STIGMA through Mass media by WCD Franklin Gnanamuthu

Published: 03/15/2017
Franklin is using video to capture the challenges that married and unmarried boys and girls – including transgender young people – face when accessing sexual and reproductive health information and services in Delhi, ...
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York Region Youth Sexual Health Empowerment Project by WCD Melissa Fairey

Published: 03/15/2017
Melissa is reaching young people in rural and economically disadvantaged areas outside of Toronto, Canada with information on sexual and reproductive health that is free from bias or ...
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Contraception Accessibility for All - Project lead by WCD Ambassador Kizanne

Published: 03/03/2017
YourLife WCD Ambassador Kizanne about contraception accessibility for all - featuring six young people’s attitudes, perceptions, and experiences with ...
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30 Verbal Contraceptives, Pickup Lines to Keep You Protected

Published: 08/31/2016
Don’t have a condom handy? Well you won’t have need for one at all if you whip out one of these awful, cringe-worthy (yet kinda brilliant) pickup lines. Scroll for 30 things you could say on a date – depending on how you’d want it to turn ...
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Future of Sex

Published: 08/30/2016
We’ve seen the future! Ok, maybe not the actual future. Well, ok fine – we didn’t actually look in the future, but we did think of some things that haven’t been (and probably won’t be) invented yet… Do you think any could ...
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Sexting What There Is to Know

Published: 08/30/2016
Sexting is trending all over the place. From celeb nudes being leaked to middle-school boys being arrested, the Internet has never been filled with so many amateur-shot boobs and bums. Get the low-down on what Sexting is, who’s doing it and why it might not be the best decision you’ve ever ...
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What Adults Can Learn from Teens

Published: 08/30/2016
Our friends know what’s up. They always know the newest vlogs and best apps, and we can talk to them about anything. But adults on the other hand – sometimes, they just don’t understand. We decided to ask Emily and Caroline*, a couple of teens from the UK, to share what they think is heating up and what is fizzling out…so when you’re done with this one, print this one out and hang it on the fridge where your parents can see ...
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