Young people

UNFPA recognizes the potential of young people. Life in crisis zones can be deeply troubling to anyone. Some of the 'actors that may leave young people in such situations especially vulnerable include: absence of role models; breakdown of social and cultural systems; personal traumas such as the loss of family members; exposure to violence and chaos; disruption of school and friendships. To address the main issues of this vulnerable age group in humanitarian settings. UNFPA designed and implemented activities for young people (males and females) aged 15-24 years old in the camps and within the host community. UNFPA Jordan built the capacity of organizations and groups working with young people in humanitarian settings to qualify young trainers in the camps and the communities.

UNFPA recognizes the potential of young people. Life in crisis zones can be deeply troubling to anyone. Some of the 'actors that may leave young people in such situations especially vulnerable include: absence of role models; breakdown of social and cultural systems; personal traumas such as the loss of family members; exposure to violence and chaos; disruption of school and friendships.

To address the main issues of this vulnerable age group in humanitarian settings. UNFPA designed and implemented activities for young people (males and females) aged 15-24 years old in the camps and within the host community. UNFPA Jordan built the capacity of organizations and groups working with young people in humanitarian settings to qualify young trainers in the camps and the communities.

Through a Y-PEER educatior approach, UNFPA raises awareness on the main topics related to young people in 'refugee" Situation, mainly reproductive health and gender based violence. UNFPA Jordan suppers redone! Trainings of Trailers (TOT) to work with young people ir humanitarian settings. These trainings qualify young trainers to WO* in the camps and enable Ulem to work out seer education trainings for Syrian young men anc women in order to raise awareness or health, reproductive health and coping mechanisms in humanitarian situations.

UNFPA Jordan supports community and youth based intiatives that were designed and implementec by young women and men lathe camp based on their assets and preferences. The main topics include the basic hygiene skills, how to prevent possible sexual and physical abuse, early maniage and other issues in the camp. "Young people can respond to these Regarding coordination. UNFPA Jordan is challenges in innovative ways. With the co-chairing the yuJlti task force for Zalar right investments, today's young people camp.