Alinane Alinafe Antonio
Thyolo Active Youth Organization (TAYO)
Alinane is the Field Officer at TAYO and is part of their Go Girls Initiative. She utilizes her background in HIV/AIDS counseling by creating dialogues between peer educators, girls, and their parents to discuss the importance of encouraging girls to raise their voices and fight for their rights. She is a brilliant advocate who firmly believes in advancing girls’ rights by promoting SRHR and helping end child marriage in her community. Her passionate and empathetic approach to girl-centered advocacy is mobilizing girls and community leader to take action and protect the rights of girls in their community.
Rise Up Cohort: ENGAGE – 2018