Ana Lourdes Del Rosario Tojin Mich

Ana Lourdes, a 2005 fellow, served as the Executive Director of GOJoven Guatemala since its founding in 2014 until 2019. She was 25 years old when she was selected as a GOJoven Fellow, while working for ALAS Association, an organization based in Antigua, Guatemala, that promotes sexual and reproductive health training in rural communities. Overcoming […]

GOJoven Women Leaders: Bold for Change in 2017

March 8th, 2017 GOJoven International, based at the Public Health Institute in the U.S., trained over 200 young people as leaders in adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) between 2004 and 2012. Since then, the GOJoven alumni fellows and their allies in Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, and Mexico have trained an additional 174 […]

GOJoven attends DAIA and USAID Regional Meeting

June 22, 2015 The Regional Meeting: “Strengthening Alliances to Increase the Availability of Contraceptive Services and Supplies for Adolescents and Youth” took place in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, from May 13 to 15 2015. The meeting was organized by the Regional Initiative on Secure Availability of Contraceptive Supplies (DAIA), with the support of the USAID’s Project Deliver. […]

Reproductive Health Observatories Network (OSAR)

GOJoven became a member of the Reproductive Health Observatories Network (OSAR), a national network that monitors the implementation ofGuatemala’s Universal Law for Family Planning and Sexual Education and the associated improvement of reproductive health outcomes inGuatemala.   The upshot of membership to the OSAR is that GOJoven will have input into the network’s priorities and actions […]


Esther Saraelle Tahrir, MPH GOJoven Program Director Esther is the PI Project Director for the Youth Leadership in Sexual and Reproductive Health Program (GOJoven) where she provides the strategic direction, supervision, partnership building and fundraising and development leadership to ensure the success of Spanish Regional and English Pilot programs for Guatemala, Mexico, Honduras and Belize. […]