PEP is working to create a society where all young people have access to the resources they need to live healthy and empowered lives. PEP works to ensure that young women, transgender and gender non-conforming young people are represented and play leadership roles where their lives intersect with sexual and reproductive health and rights.
1 We identify as a reproductive justice organization because of its holistic approach to sexual and reproductive health and rights.
2. At the core of our work is the belief that young people are experts on their own lives who can be trusted to make decisions about sexual and reproductive health and rights.
3. We are committed to developing the leadership of young people within our organization as well as the reproductive justice movement.
4. Our work is driven and informed by the organizations, young women, transgender, and gender non-conforming young people that we are accountable to.
5. We strive for our organization to be internally reflective of the community of young women and transgender and gender non-conforming young people that we engage with.