resources / The Lancet

LGBTQ youth mental health during COVID-19: unmet needs in public health and policy

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Introduction: Although the negative impacts of COVID-19 on youth and young adult global mental health are recognised less attention has been paid to LGBTQ youth—a historically neglected population in health care, policies, and research, despite evidence of high unmet mental health needs. Unfortunately, the pandemic is likely to have far-reaching negative effects on LGBTQ health […]

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resources / PLAN International

Workbook: Youth Leadership in Climate Policy

Download the latest workbook by Plan International, a resource for young people, teachers, institutions and civil society movements to support turning climate knowledge into action! These days, climate change is on top of European agendas: as part of the preparatory and consultative process leading up to the EU Humanitarian Forum (24-26/01/2022), a webinar focusing on the humanitarian […]

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resources / Sexual and Reproductive Health Matters

Menstrual health: a definition for policy, practice, and research

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This paper by Hennegan et al., (2021) presents a definition of menstrual health developed by the Terminology Action Group of the Global Menstrual Collective. Abstract The term “menstrual health” has seen increased use across advocacy, programming, policy, and research, but has lacked a consistent, self-contained definition. As a rapidly growing field of research and practice a […]

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