Step into my world...
We are exposed to drugs …all kinds of drugs… that is the easiest way…
If I want to be an alcoholic, I just come next door, they are selling alcohol. I can easily get addicted to alcohol.
You find it difficult to play because houses are everywhere
At meal time I would just be given the left overs.
At the core of our work in the Young Health Programme is a commitment to ensure young people have a voice in identifying their health threats and needs as well as planning and delivering solutions.
Watch the videos below and step into their world…to understand more about the challenges they face and how the YHP aims to improve their future health.
In their own words...
The films below are a series of interviews with young people involved in the YHP programmes in India, Spain and Kenya describing the challenges they face and why involvement in the YHP can help.
Working on-the-ground to tailor prevention programmes to community needs
Filling the gaps in evidence to support a call for prevention programming
Working globally and locally to put adolescent health on the policy agenda