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We are excited to share with you stories of young people form across the globe! These stories offer unique, diverse and eye-opening reflections on how COVID-19 is impacting young people’s sexual and reproductive health and rights. Enjoy!

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Good news: Abortion through telemedicine in Colombia

”I was unemployed, had no health insurance and I was in no position to raise a baby”, says an anonymous young woman in the UK. Imagine not being able to access Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) services. Imagine the fear, the stigma, and the resulting risks you will take to terminate your unintended pregnancy. During… Read More »Good news: Abortion through…
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DastaanxStoriestoAction Feature Piece: Roshni

Roshni by author  Rameen Shahzad is inspired by the theme silence.This story is an additional featured piece of the  #WeToo competition, acollaboration between Stories To Action and Dastaan, where young people shared inspired by COVID-19’s impact on sexual and reproductive health andrights.  Roshni The shrilling sound of the doorbell woke me up from my slumber.… Read More »DastaanxStoriestoAction Feature Piece: Roshni
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DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner: You are Enough

You are enough by author Hadia Tariq is one of six winning stories of the  #WeToo competition, a collaboration between Stories To Action and Dastaan, where young people shared inspired by COVID-19’s impact on sexual and reproductive health and rights. Sarah was startled by Ali’s loud voice as he pushed her aside. He was carrying a… Read More »DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner:…
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DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner: I Died and No One Noticed

I Died and No One Even Noticed ​by author Obien Mayo is inspired by the theme silence. This story is one of six winning stories of the  #WeToo competition, a collaboration between Stories To Action and Dastaan, where young people shared inspired by COVID-19’s impact on sexual and reproductive health and rights.  I Died and… Read More »DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner:…
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DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner: The Realm That Should Not Exist

The Realm That Should Not Exist by author  Jovera Shakeel is inspired by the theme silence. This story is one of six winning stories of the  #WeToo competition, a collaboration between Stories To Action and Dastaan, where young people shared inspired by COVID-19’s impact on sexual and reproductive health and rights.  The Realm That Should… Read More »DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner:…
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DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner: The Jirga

The Jirga by author Khawar Latif is inspired by the theme silence. This story is one of six winning stories of the  #WeToo competition, a collaboration between Stories To Action and Dastaan, where young people shared inspired by COVID-19’s impact on sexual and reproductive health and rights.  The Jirga The child was seen only at night.… Read More »DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner:…
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DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner: It

It by author Muhammad Ali is inspired by the theme consent. This story is one of six winning stories of the  #WeToo competition, a collaboration between Stories To Action and Dastaan, where young people shared inspired by COVID-19’s impact on sexual and reproductive health and rights.  IT Arham got to know that he was “it”… Read More »DastaanxStoriestoAction Story Writing Winner:…
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Fighting Period Poverty in a Pandemic

Raquel Daniel , founder of Beyond the Classroom Foundation, highlights how her foundation is dedicated to ending period poverty- especially now, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic affecting women and girls in Nigeria. In times of crisis, the reproductive health and rights of women and girls are often neglected and, worse, threatened. The COVID-… Read More »Fighting Period Poverty in…

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