Hazel Jojo, Nerve Centre, Zimbabwe: There is a need to put women as part of the solution rather than part of the problems. I am proud of what HER Voice Fund is doing, which is putting girls at the forefront at all levels.The FLOURISH Toolbox was launched on 8th March 2022 in commemoration of the #IWD2022. The Toolbox is a collection of programming, advocacy, leadership, and mentorship resources and information that inform the collective action of emerging girls and young women pursuing leadership and gender justice in health. Making significant progress requires increasing and supporting their opportunities to shape policies related to the health and rights of themselves, their peers, and their communities.
Helena Nangombe: Accessing resources for youth-led organizations has been a challenge, especially for grassroots organizations. We hope experienced organizations adopt the practice of sub granting youth-led organizations to support them attain the capacity to handle bigger funding.The FLOURISH toolbox launch live session was attended by 175 young women leaders from different backgrounds. up to date, 224 people have viewed the launch on the Y+ facebook page224 views.
Lucy: An interactive dialogue with current women leaders on how best leadership and advocacy resources can be strengthened to maximize benefits for young leaders.In case you missed the official launch, we still got you covered via our Facebook stream: