Post Tagged with: "Health and Well-being"

CPA Sensitized Child Survivors of Violence on Laws Geared towards Their Protection

CPA Sensitized Child Survivors of Violence on Laws Geared towards Their Protection

December 12, 2017 at 10:50 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Child Protection Alliance CPA recently sensitized Child survivors of violence on FGM, Child Marriage laws and Sexual offences act among others geared towards their protection in the communities. The sensitization held at KMC and funded by Save the Children International brought together 25 participants. The project isRead More

UNFPA conducts a drawing competition in two schools in CRR as a form of awareness raising

UNFPA conducts a drawing competition in two schools in CRR as a form of awareness raising

November 29, 2017 at 8:15 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay As part of the launching of Family Planning in Central River Region (CRR), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on Tuesday conducts a drawing competition for students from Bansang and Janjanbureh schools. Speaking at the gathering Lamin Camara the Focal Person for communications, Adolescent and youth saidRead More

UNFPA Launch Family Planning Campaign in CRR

UNFPA Launch Family Planning Campaign in CRR

November 27, 2017 at 8:19 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on Sunday launched another Family Planning (FP) Campaign in Central River Region. The Campaign that initially started at North Bank Region, Upper River Region and Lower River Region has been extended to the rest of the regions of the Gambia- CentralRead More

Ousman Jah, Babung Sidibeh and Fatou Keita

Stakeholders call for abandonment of FGM.

November 23, 2017 at 8:30 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Gambia’s Islamic Scholar Ousman Jah, has said that girls should not be circumcise base on pain. Mr. Jah made this remark yesterday at Paradise Suites Hotel during a consultation on Islam, family well-being and traditional practices on the abandonment of Female Genital Mutilation FGM. “If prophet doesRead More

UNFPA Boss Launch Comprehensive Sexuality Education in Gambia

UNFPA Boss Launch Comprehensive Sexuality Education in Gambia

November 22, 2017 at 5:47 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Regional Director for West and Central Africa yesterday preside over the launching over the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) in the Gambia. The two validation of the draft CSE held at the Regional Education Directorate 1 in Kanifing brought together stakeholders inRead More