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Girl-centered Approaches to SRH Education

June 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Organized by BRAC USA

Girl-centered Approaches to SRH Education

Tuesday, June 4, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

EXchange Hotel Vancouver
475 Howe St
BC V6B 2B3
Vancouver, Canada


As part of the 2019 Women Deliver Conference, BRAC is hosting an offsite event in Vancouver to share best practices for adolescent sexual and reproductive health (SRH) education. This event will feature a strong and multi-sectoral panel of experts highlighting youth-friendly, empowerment-oriented and evidence-based programs. A cocktail reception and light refreshments will follow.

This event is made possible through an education grant from Johnson & Johnson. Panelists will include:

  • Her Excellency Madam Monica Geingos, First Lady of the Republic of Namibia
  • Michelle Hindin, Program Director, Population Council
  • Dr. Adam Schwartz, Senior Health Program Manager, BRAC USA
  • Darcy Weaver, Senior Technical Advisor, International Planned Parenthood Federation
  • Anneka Knutsson, Chief of the Sexual Reproductive Health Branch, UNFPA
  • Chunmei Li, Global Community Impact, Johnson & Johnson (Moderator)

Panelists will:

  • Showcase best practices for comprehensive SRH education curriculum
  • Discuss empowerment and/or livelihood training to complement traditional SRH offerings
  • Highlight incorporation of advocacy and leadership ‘soft skills’ into adolescent SRH education
  • Examine how male involvement affects adolescent SRH education


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June 4, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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EXchange Hotel Vancouver
475 Howe St
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2B3 Canada
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