Shamwil Hassan

Shamwil Hassan
Position: President
Current Location: Nigeria, Africa
BSc from Public Administration/Management
Shamwill is a strong advocate for Adolescent sexual reproductive health and rights and Youth Participation in Nigeria. As the president of UNFPA's Youth Advisory Group, he ensures that the unique SRHR of young people are reflected in their programs. – Margaret Bolaji, Program officer at Population and Reproductive Health Initiative
If you are named a winner of 120 under 40, how will you use this new platform and the $1000 grant to advance your work? :

I will used the fund to organizes a grass root mobilization campaign to create awareness among the rural people on the major causes of maternal mortality and morbidity, infertility due to unsafe abortion and orient them to go and access family planning services. this is because the rate of mortality and morbidity among teenage girls is alarming and need urgent actions by all. our rural communities need to understand the health and economic benefits of accessing FP services

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Advocating to traditional ruler about family planning and canvasing their support to orient people to access the services and prevent unsafe abortion, VVF and mortality ration, Placard campaign on the need for family planning services among young peop, Facilitator during a traininig on family planning delivery at the community level, highlighting the basic need of young people is privacy and confidenciality when they access the services.

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