Network of Young People living with HIV/AIDS

Activity: Awareness raising forum on the importance of advocating for safe abortion

City: Dar-Es-Salam

Date: September 28, 2012

Description of the activity:

The forum aims to bring together about one hundred people to talk about the importance of safe and legal abortion. It targets policy makers, human rights activists and religious leaders. The forum will address the following issues:

  • Culture and traditions since they oppose abortion
  • Religious beliefs
  • National laws and policies prohibit abortion

Since Network of Young People living with HIV/AIDS is a youth led organization, youths will be involved in organizing the activities and they will also participate in the discussions.