Francys is originally from the municipality of Huehuetenango and was selected as a GOJoven Guatemala Fellow when he was 24 years old. He finished his university studies and obtained certification as a nurse and unversity technician. He considers himself a young leader of his community who seeks equality and gender equality, defending the rights of the people. Francys started getting involved as an social activist when he was 18, as a founding partner of a community base for LGBT rights in his municipality. He is currently a volunteer in several organizations that work on the subject of Sexual Health and Reproductive Health, STIs, HIV-Advanced HIV, Political Advocacy, and HIV-HIV Advanced. Because of his knowledge as a nurse and his participation in different spaces, he has been allowed to be part of two institutional boards that work on HIV-Advanced HIV.
- GOJoven Guatemala Alumni Fellow Joseline Velásquez Morales Recognized as one of BBC’s Top 100 Women in 2018By Katherine Sham and Susanna Moore December 2018 At GOJoven International we are thrilled to announce that the GOJoven Guatemala Alumni Association graduated fellow and colleague, Joseline Velásquez Morales, was recently recognized as one of BBC’s Top 100 Women in 2018 for her work with the A...