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Reproductive Health Initiative for Youth in Asia (RHIYA) 4th Annual Youth
9-13 February 2004, Siem Reap, Cambodia
The 4th Annual Youth Camp, sponsored by EU/UNFPA and USAID was held in
Siem Reap Province at a site within the historic Angkor Complex, on 9-13
February 2004. It was attended by 200 young people selected from 13 provinces
and municipalities of Cambodia. The Theme of the Camp was "Young
people together eliminate shyness for better understanding of sexual reproductive
health and HIV/AIDS.
Present at the Opening Ceremony in the evening of 9 February 2004 were
representatives from Government agencies, bilateral donors, partner NGOs
and young people. Dr. Chea Samnang, the UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador was
also present at the youth camp. He stayed with the young people for the
whole period of the event.
the complete Youth Camp Report
Reproductive Health Initiative for Youth in Asia (RHIYA) Vietnam
Phase II (2003-2006)
The EU/UNFPA Reproductive Health Initiative for Youth in
Asia (RHIYA) Phase II (2003-2006) is a regional programme financed
by the European Commission in 7 countries (Bangladesh, Cambodia, Lao PDR,
Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Vietnam). The RHIYA focuses on sexual and
reproductive health (S&RH) for adolescents and youth.
On 13 February 2004, in Hanoi, the Ministry of Planning and Investment
(MPI) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) took part in a signing
ceremony to launch the programme "EU/UNFPA Reproductive Health Initiative
for Youth in Asia, Vietnam - Phase II with the witness of the Delegation
of the European Commission (EC). The programme in Vietnam will be implemented
over a three-year period with a total budget of USD 2,686,590 (~Euro 2,144,129)
in 7 project sites (Hanoi, Hai Phong, Hoa Binh, Hue, Da Nang, Khanh Hoa
and Ho Chi Minh city).
the complete press release.
Cambodian Government Approves the RHIYA
We are pleased to inform you that the Agreement between
the Ministry of Health and UNFPA for the implementation of the Cambodia
RHIYA Country Programme has been recently signed by H.E. Dr. Mam Bun Heng,
the Secretary of State for the Ministry of Health.
This document provides a summary of the Launch Meeting of
the EU/UNFPA Reproductive Health Initiative, which was held in Bangkok,
Thailand November 16-19, 2003.
Launch Summary (DOC, 23 KB)
For more information, please contact Mr.
Thierry Lucas at mailto:[email protected].
This article gives an overview of the KMS Workshop at the
Launch of the EU/UNFPA Reproductive Health Initiative for Youth in Asia.
Report (DOC, 33 KB)
For more information on the workshop, please contact Ms.
Meghan Cloud at mailto:[email protected].
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