|Neil, right, with a fellow health worker from the |
Gingdao Rainbow Voluntary Service Centre, China
© UNICEF EAPRO/2015/S.Nazer
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Youth activists from across the region met in Bangkok this week, ahead of the Asia-Pacific Intergovernmental Meeting on HIV and AIDS. They discussed what efforts they want governments and others to make to help adolescents combat HIV and AIDS. UNICEF's Simon Nazer caught up with some of the youth leaders to hear about their experiences and hopes.
Chin Gipolio, 28, Philippines
|© UNICEF EAPRO/2015/Jingjai N.|
"My first experience [as an adolescent at risk of HIV] was when I was having sex and wanted to explore myself as a transgender person and have new experiences. That's why I did sex work and worked in a bar.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
The city of Tacloban, in the Philippines, was the place hit hardest by Super Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013. Just over a year later, children from Tacloban recorded a cover version of John Lennon's classic ‘Imagine’ to express their hopes and dreams, with a little help from UNICEF Philippines.
Friday, January 9, 2015
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
|Nong Bee stands in front of a photo of Koh Phi Phi in the wake of the tsunami|
© UNICEF Thailand/2014/Jingjai N.