Rutgers at Women Deliver 2019

Rutgers uses over 50 years of experience to improve the sexual and reproductive health and rights of young people all over the world. Join our side events at Women Deliver 2019 to discover more about our implementation, research and advocacy work.



Sunday June 2nd

10.00 am - 12.00 pm

Vancouver Convention Center, Room 220, Level 2

Smart Tactics in Advocating for SRHR in Times of Opposition
In recent years opposition to SRHR seems to grow. Rutgers invites you to an interactive side event that sets the scene and provides four practical and inspiring cases on how to deal with backlash.

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Sunday June 2nd

6.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Vancouver Convention Center, Room 114-115

Right Here Right Now: Sharing Stories on Youth Leadership
Young people share how they unpack and shift power relations, by investing in youth leadership in national, regional and international advocacy. Join us for a storytelling event that includes young speakers from Right Here Right Now, SheDecides and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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Sunday June 2nd

6.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Vancouver Convention Center, Room 109, Level 1

Critical Reflections on Meaningful Youth Participation in Research
What can we learn from young co-researchers and approaches that involve them? At this highly interactive session of our Explore4Action programme, we will draw on lessons for meaningful and ethical youth engagement in research.

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Monday June 3rd

6.00 am - 8.00 am

Vancouver Convention Center, Room 212

Challenging Power Relations to Prevent Gender Based Violence
Our Prevention+ programme shares practical experiences of gender transformative advocacy in Indonesia, Lebanon, Rwanda and Uganda, and explains how we actively engage men and boys in all aspects of our work.

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Monday June 3rd

6.00 am - 8.00 am

Vancouver Convention Center, Room 214

Power Dynamics and Participation in Tackling Child Marriage
Young people from our Yes I Do Alliance share their personal experiences and successes in dealing with child marriage, teenage pregnancy and FGM/C.

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Tuesday June 4th

7.30 pm - 9.00 pm

Hotel Fairmont Waterfront, Cheakamus Room

SRHR Alliances: Measure Pleasure
Join us as we share experiences on how pleasure is best contextualised in SRHR programming and education to ensure that young people are happy, healthy and empowered.

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