THE GIRL CHILD MATTERS
Morna International Children’s Foundation will be kick starting an Initiative tagged: “The Girl Child Matters” in commemoration of International Day of the Girl Child on the 13Th Of October, 2017 at Ikotun, Alimosho Local Government area of Lagos state.
It is going to be a Seminar for adolescent girls in various Secondary and Primary School pupils.
Guest Speakers for the Seminar are Jesuleke Akinpelumi, a female Pilot with Caverton Helicopters Susan Ikegwu, a Gender Activist, and ACP. Aderemi Adeoye, an Assistant Commissioner of Police seconded to African Union Commission.
Key areas the Initiative will focus on are;
The right of the girl Child to Education
The right of the girl Child to protection from abuse
The right of the girl Child to equality
The right of the girl Child to Health & Care
The right of the girl Child to survival
The Girl child matters is subsequently going to include campaigns, rallies, and workshops in order to spreads its message.
Bukola Afolabi Ogunyeye
Executive Director / Founder
MORNA International Children’s Foundation (MICF)
Phone number: 08175625915
ABOUT MORNA INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION (MICF)
MICF is a registered Non- Governmental Organization. She campaigns against Child Abuse, it’s prevention and assist Victims of Sexual Abuse and promotes the rights of the Nigerian Child. Her vision is to build a word where Children are respected and protected from all forms of abuse.
1. MICF’s mission commits to nurture and empower Children on their fundamental Human rights.
2. To provide public awareness on the current state of Child abuse and neglect in Nigeria.
3. To spread programs that focus on advocating prevention and early intervention in Child abuse and neglect through public education.
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