Over the course of a month in San Ignacio, Belize, I spoke with women about their experiences in their relationships and in their communities with regard to family planning. These women, whose ages ranged from 24 to 50, were open and generous when sharing their stories. We talked about a variety of...Read more
Over the course of a month in San Ignacio, Belize, I spoke with women about their experiences in their relationships and in their communities with regard to family planning. These women, whose ages ranged from 24 to 50, were open and generous when sharing their stories. We talked about a variety of...Read more
Lights! Camera! Action! I sat quietly in the studio at Love FM, one of Belize’s most popular radio and television stations, as the Bigg Chatz television show was airing live. Bigg Chatz is a youth-focused program in Belize, hosted by past and present members of the Youth Advocacy Movement (YAM) at...Read more
Lights! Camera! Action! I sat quietly in the studio at Love FM, one of Belize’s most popular radio and television stations, as the Bigg Chatz television show was airing live. Bigg Chatz is a youth-focused program in Belize, hosted by past and present members of the Youth Advocacy Movement (YAM) at...Read more
I stepped into a rainbow. Belize Family Life Association (BFLA) was awash with colour, ushering in the launch of the KISS (Keepin' it Sexy and Safe) Lounge. I felt like I was in an amusement park – Safer Sex Land, maybe? The walls were vibrantly painted and bursting with information. I slowly...Read more
I stepped into a rainbow. Belize Family Life Association (BFLA) was awash with colour, ushering in the launch of the KISS (Keepin' it Sexy and Safe) Lounge. I felt like I was in an amusement park – Safer Sex Land, maybe? The walls were vibrantly painted and bursting with information. I slowly...Read more
I stumbled through the door at the end of my second day in Belize and unceremoniously threw myself onto the bed. This day had been as exhausting and enlightening as the first, which isn't a bad problem to have when you're traveling for work. Driven in a spacious van, our team moved from place to...Read more
I stumbled through the door at the end of my second day in Belize and unceremoniously threw myself onto the bed. This day had been as exhausting and enlightening as the first, which isn't a bad problem to have when you're traveling for work. Driven in a spacious van, our team moved from place to...Read more
Was that dark and erratic line a river? I pressed my nose up against the window of the plane, peering out in fascination at the scenery thousands of feet below. I was moments away from landing in Belize. As the Youth Network Coordinator, I was part of a small team that would spend the next week...Read more
Was that dark and erratic line a river? I pressed my nose up against the window of the plane, peering out in fascination at the scenery thousands of feet below. I was moments away from landing in Belize. As the Youth Network Coordinator, I was part of a small team that would spend the next week...Read more