As a network, we commit ourselves to the following core values and principles in all we do
To advocate for the implementation of policies and legislation on adolescent and youth sexual reproductive health through dissemination of information, championing and promoting their rights at national and community level.
By Praxides Mavale For the longest time, the debate on whether and when to use family planning has gone on; never reaching its natural conclusion. “What is worse, telling him to wait or telling him you are late?” Traditionally, women have borne the brunt of chauvinistic male dominated societies. This has manifested itself clearly inRead More
By Mike Okunson For every action force applied there is always a reaction force as the outcome, that’s what scientist have long held on to. Social scientists have on other hand said that for every choice that we make there will always be consequences for the choices you have made. These choices could either beRead More
By Robert Aseda Every Saturdays the sacred pews at Ongon’ga Seventh Day Adventist Church pays homage to men and women waiting to quench their thirst from the water of life. But today, thanks to Elder Joel Otieno, the church has opened its doors for NAYA Youth Advocates to spread the reproductive health gospel. The congregationRead More
By Michael Okun Oliech, Youth Advocate, Kisumu County We belong to a community. We are an integral part of our community. As young people living in our communities, we have a prayer. We have a wish. We have a request. The community has a major role to play in making sure that reproductive health servicesRead More
BY MACKICHE VICTOR, Youth Advocate, Homa Bay County Early sexual debut has been taunted as one of the top reasons for problems bedeviling young people. So how early is early? It is commonly defined as having had first sexual intercourse at or before a person’s fifteenth birthday. Even as most parents still stick to theRead More
By Michael Oliech , (Youth Advocate, Kisumu County) Let’s talk about condoms today, shall we? Ummh, Men, are we there? No, yes? It is high time that we men start to embrace the use of condoms. Condoms play a big role in the prevention of HIV/AIDS infection and other STDs and unwanted pregnancies. OneRead More