Elezer Berhanu Zewde

Youth Council, Talent Youth Association | Ethiopia

Elezer Berhanu Zewde is a youth sexual and reproductive health, rights, and justice (SRHRJ) advocate. In one of his roles, he serves as a Youth Council at Talent Youth Association where he works to ensure meaningful youth participation within the organization and its projects, which are mostly centered around sexual and reprodcutive health and rights (SRHR) and youth empowerment. He is a motivated young person who is committed to creating a world where all young people are able to exercise their SRHR without being subjected to stigma and discrimination. Elezer is passionate about advancing inclusivity within the field of SRHRJ. He is currently the Chair of Ethiopian Youth Advisory Council at Engender Health Ethiopia and an Executive Member of Amref Youth Council at Amref Health in Ethiopia. He also has involvement with the International Federation of Medical Students Association, World Youth Alliance, Rotaract and others where he is constantly trying to make an impact in his community and the world at-large.

Rise Up Cohort: Youth Champion 2021