ICASA 2015

Tomorrow, 30th November 2015, Itumeleng Komanyane, manager of Sonke’s International Programmes and Networks unit, will moderate a pre-conference side event organised in partnership with SAfAIDS. Titled “Tides of Change”, the session focuses on empowering the youth for HIV prevention.

VENUE: Youth Pavilion in the Community Village.
TIME: 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


  1. Renias Mudingi (SAfAIDS) on Engaging youth in SRHR and HIV prevention – The Zimbabwean experience.
  2. Remmy Shawa (Sonke Gender Justice) on Youth and HIV – A MenEngage Africa campaign.
  3. Sydney Hushie (ICASA Youth Force) on The regional response of youth in HIV Prevention and the global agenda.
  4. Nyasha Sithole (My Age Zimbabwe) on Young women in the forefront of the HIV response.
  5. Nyari Mashayamombe (Tag A LIfe International) on Feminism, Culture and HIV.

Speeches will be followed by a condom use demonstration by the CONDOMIZE! Campaign.

We invite all young people, youth organisations and individuals attending the #ICASA2015 in Harare, Zimbabwe, and who have an interest in youth-focused interventions, to come join us for this exciting session.