Adolescents Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights.

The advocacy meeting with members of parliament was conducted in kampala at spring hotel Bugolobi.

 

The meeting aimed at equipping legislators with pracitical and evidence based ASRHR information , engage legislators on the ASRH budget and general health , update parliamentarians on the recently launched National Sexuality Education framework and also dialogue on key roll out requirements and approaches for the improvement of SRHR

 

The meeting was aligned to objective 3 of the strategic plan which focuses on increasing awareness, understanding and acceptance of young people’s SRH rights and advocate for a more enabling environment for ASRHR.

An action plan was developed was developed in this meeting .Some of the key issues in the action plan include; Commitments by members of parliament on allocation of funds, Multi ministerial meetings to be held as this issue crosses across some key ministries among others.

Overall the meeting was a success and attracted the right participants. The actions developed will be utilised for followed and will also inform more engagements.

 

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