Paradigm Youth Network Organization
Paradigm Youth Network Organization is a nonprofit Organization Based in Kenya with a mission to advocate for the sexual, legal, social, and cultural rights of marginalized women, children, and men. They do this by challenging outdated societal traditions and attitudes, it aims to build a safer environment for the people of Kenya, especially the marginalized groups who are most threatened by the status quo.
The organization offers services like training and empowerment workshops, access to reproductive health information, and support for communities who may not have access to sexual and reproductive healthcare.
And since adolescents are the most at risk when it comes to the effects of lacking sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) information, Paradigm targets them specifically. To date, they have positively reached over 8,000 adolescents.
1. Work with the Ministry of health to develop National standards for reproductive at district and village levels.
2. Conduct community outreach activities and training village volunteers to promote gender equality and raise awareness of the problem of early pregnancies, too frequent pregnancy and unsafe sex among young people.
3. Training school teachers to teach students about reproductive health, life skills and drug abuse prevention.
4. Expanding access to reproductive health information and services for adolescents and youth – this includes adopting innovative projects including adopting of technology and social media spaces.See more