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Marie My Warborg Larsen

Public Health student and advocate for global health
Marie My Warborg Larsen

Marie My Warborg Larsen

Public Health student and advocate for global health

Biography

“We are the biggest youth generation ever and we need to take part of the decision-making processes and work actively to improve our communities.” Marie My Warborg Larsen was recently elected as Danish Youth Delegate for Equality and Sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR). She will represent the Danish youth as part of the official Danish delegations to different UN meetings and advocate for meaningful youth participating. She is part of two different youth- led organisations and have been part of partnership projects with East African youth organisations since 2015 with experience from Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda and have an extensive experience in organisational work including project monitoring, facilitating and developing of workshops. She is a public health student on her master and have work with health projects both nationally and internationally especially with focus on SRHR and peer-to-peer education. The partnership projects give opportunities for young people to be an active stakeholder in addressing the health challengers in collaboration with young people across borders.

 

Experience

2019-current – Danish Youth Delegate for Equality and SRHR

2017-current – Project leader in Danish Association of Youth with Disabilities (DAYWD/SUMH)

2017-2019 – Student assistant DIGNITY – Danish institution against torture

2017-2019 – Board member in health organization IMCC

2017+2018 – Facilitator of Project management workshop in IFMSA in Montenegro, Tanzania, and

Belgium

2016-2017 – Student assistant in the international department at Disabled Peoples Organizations

Denmark

2016 – Internship in the Ghanaian organization Hope for futher Generation

 

International project experience:

2018 – Partner identification study Rwanda

2018 – Partner identification study Zimbabwe

2018 – Feasibility study in Uganda on a capacity building NUDIPU-Youth

2018 – Partnership seminar in Uganda with NUDIPU-Youth

2016 – Intern in Ghana at the NGO Hope for Future Generations.

2014 – Feasibility study in Kenya on sexual and reproductive rights with MSAKE Kenya

All sessions by Marie My Warborg Larsen

PLENARY 1: Setting the Stage

03 Mar 2019
8:45 am - 10:00 am
MH4