GOJoven Fellows organize First National Youth Conference for Sexual and Reproductive Health in Guatemala City GOJoven Fellows organize First National Youth Conference for Sexual and Reproductive Health in Guatemala City

Yesterday the City of Guatemala hosted the First National Youth Conference for Sexual and Reproductive Health. Approximately  175 youth and over 25 different civil organizations in Guatemala met at the Holiday Inn of Zone 10, in the City of Guatemala, to exchange their experiences in the promotion of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) […]

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GOJoven Fellow Elmer Cornejo has been selected to attend the Iberoamerican Conference 2013 in Panama GOJoven Fellow Elmer Cornejo has been selected to attend the Iberoamerican Conference 2013 in Panama

Elmer Cornejo (Belize, 2009) has been invited to participate in the Iberoamerican Conference 2013 in Panama (Vanguardia Iberoaméricana 2013 Panamá “Iberoámerica: Alianza para nuevos paradigmas”) this October 13th-16th. The conference recruits youth, community leaders, college students, and representatives of social and civic organizations that have worked in social causes in their communities. This year, over 200 young people of […]

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Stephen Daniel Diaz Stephen Daniel Diaz

Stephen Daniel Diaz started his career in the field of sexual and reproductive health response in 2006, working with the Pan American Social Marketing Organization (PASMO) as their Youth MSM representative, also collaborating with The United Belize Advocacy Movement (UNIBAM), CNET+ (Collaborative Network of Persons Living with HIV in Belize, (BFLA) Belize Family Life Association, […]

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Shanese Pitzold Shanese Pitzold

Shanese Pitzold was an honor student in the Natural Resource Management program at the University of Belize. She has received a certificate of distinction from The Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music in London, and her professional experience includes working as an office assistant at NEMO and at the Ministry of Education as a […]

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Shaimir Jacobs Shaimir Jacobs

Shaimir Jacobs has completed coursework at the Baptist School of Adult Continuing Education (B.S.A.C.E) and has worked as an office assistant for the Public Service department in the City of Belmopan. He aspires to become a successful and exemplary youth leader and provide young people with knowledge and information in sexual health, which he believes […]

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Renita Pop Renita Pop

Renita Pop attended the Toledo Community College (TCC) and graduated in 2007 at the age of 16, with a diploma in Science. She later attended The University of Belize in pursuit of a Nursing Degree. In 2009 she obtained a certificate in Practical Nursing, was a Magna Cum Laude honor student, earned her license as […]

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Elianne Magaña Elianne Magaña

Elianne Magaña has completed coursework in the Marine Biology program at the University of Belize and has volunteered with the Environmental Research Institute (ERI). Her volunteer work includes data collection, monitoring and data analysis of the marine environment along the Turneffe Atoll. She considers her work as a volunteer researcher to be vital in protecting […]

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Christopher Vincent Reid Christopher Vincent Reid

Christopher Vincent Reid is a public servant whose professional experience includes working at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Agriculture as an Assistant Land’s Officer. He has attended countless peer education sessions on various topics ranging from stigma and discrimination to safe sexual practices, and has been inspired to further build his capacity in the […]

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Jenna Hoare Jenna Hoare

Jenna Hoare obtained an Associate’s Degree in General Studies at St John’s Junior College and has completed coursework toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work at the University of Belize. She believes that her paramount achievement in life has been to accept and overcome her brother’s autism.  Jenna has volunteered at Dorothy Menzies Child Care […]

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Delicia Mckoy Delicia Mckoy

Delicia Mckoy has served as a member of UNFPA’s Youth Advisory Group (YAG), through which she has conducted many outreach projects for youth. She was a participant of the peer education training conducted by the Belize Red Cross, a program that educated young people on Stigma and Discrimination in the area of Sexual and Reproductive […]

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