Cameroon: Youth Health International Coordinates Signing of Declaration to Promote Adolescents Access to and Use of Modern Contraceptives in North West Region

DateOctober 18, 2016
SourceYouth Health International
TypeMeeting Documents

Youth Health International (YHI)—a Cameroonian youth-led organization and FP2020 Rapid Response Mechanism grant recipient—recently held a seminar for stakeholders in the North West (NW) region where education and health government representatives, traditional and religious leaders, parents, and youths signed a declaration agreeing to “improve the SRH of adolescents in the NW Region, through the reduction of unwanted pregnancy and unsafe abortions by increasing contraceptive use by adolescents.”  To learn more read the press release on the event, read the declaration below, and reach out to

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