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It is no surprise that blogs are increasingly gaining in popularity. It allows you to easily express yourself and share your ideas, thoughts, feelings and more. Blogs allow you to share as much or as little as you want with people who have similar interests. It is also a fantastic medium to raise awareness and gain people’s support. But most importantly, blogs are a great way to tell your story to the world. Here, you can read some of the stories written by adolescents across the world!

Do you want to Act4Change?

15.07.21

As a collective force, young people have extraordinary potential to mobilise and influence tangible, positive change in our world’s food systems. Youth across the world are rallying behind #Act4Food #Act4Change.

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The 4th Global Youth Meet on Health carried out online for the first time.

13.05.21

CO-CREATE Youth Taskforce Member, Zuzanna Burzynska shares her experience participating in the Global Youth Meet for Health 2021!

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The CO-CREATE Youth Declaration: youth demand action for youth

27.04.21

The CO-CREATE project is proud to present the CO-CREATE Youth Declaration. Written and adopted by young people, the declaration demands political change to secure a heal

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World Obesity Day 2021: Every body needs everybody, and this includes youth

04.03.21

2020 has shown that many aspects of our health are not only determined by ourselves, but are often shaped by the society we live in. COVID-19 has highlighted the treat obesity poses to us as well as to our societies. This World Obesity Day (March 4th), we

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CO-CREATE hosts its first Youth Virtual Seminar!

22.02.21

On Tuesday 9th February 2021, CO-CREATE held its first Virtual Youth Seminar. The event provided a platform for young people to share their input, perspective and suggestions to address the global challenge of childhood and adolescent overweight and obesi

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Social disparities determine the success of child obesity treatment. Why are they rarely examined?

25.01.21

Social disparities determine the success of child obesity treatment. Why are they rarely examined?

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Adoption of the CO-CREATE Youth Declaration

16.11.20

The time to act is now! That is the message from the CO-CREATE Youth Declaration task force, urging policy makers and stakeholders to address the challenge of adolescent overweight and obesity so that everyone has the opportunity to live a healthy life.

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Emily Robinson - Vice president of OCEANS

04.11.19 |Article |Stigma

Emily Robinson, Vice President of OCEANS, shares her inspiring story.

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Tackling Childhood Obesity in the Caribbean; The Youth Perspective

31.10.19

Pierre K. Cooke Junior, Youth Ambassador at the Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC), shares his insight about the benefits of involving young people when addressing health challenges!

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