PRESS: Lesedi Mogoatlhe On The Power Of Youth-Led Radio | Children's Radio Foundation

We use radio to amplify youth voices across Africa, giving them the skills and tools to speak about their lives

Go Back

Our own Lesedi Mogoatlhe, Project Director for Future Positive project is featured as a Commonwealth Writer for the Commonwealth Foundation blog. This is her blog post:

I have been working as a trainer for the Children’s Radio Foundation in a project called Future Positive since 2012. The Future Positive radio project is based within a youth clinic in the township of Khayelitsha, Cape Town. The clinic offers important health services to young people between the ages of 12 and 25, some of these include: termination of pregnancy, family planning as well as STI and HIV testing and treatment.

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), are running a great programme where youth who test positive, can access free treatment and participate in a support group that offers additional education about living with HIV. Children’s Radio Foundation was brought on board to enhance the psychosocial support through the way of a radio project. Read more…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Search the blog