Melissa

Melissa is a community development worker and youth advocate who is passionate about sexual and reproductive health and rights. She has worked in Chile, Georgia, and Indonesia on development projects focusing on youth rights and women's health initiatives. Melissa currently sits on the board of directors for the AIDS Committee of York Region and is the Canadian country coordinator for the Commonwealth Youth Peace Ambassadors Network. She advocates for youth involvement in democracy and the promotion of women's rights to contraception and sexual health services.