World breastfeeding week

Mother breastfeeding baby

Breast milk is best

Exclusive breastfeeding reduces the incidence of diarrhoea and pneumonia, thus lowering infant morbidity and mortality.
CRC@25 More children in the Gambia enjoy their rights
Banjul, The Gambia, 11 August 2014: Nearly 25 years ago, by signing and ratifying the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), many countries took it upon themselves to ensure that all their children enjoy their basic rights – that all their children have the opportunity to be protected from harm and encouraged to reach their fullest potential. 
Empowering young women for hygiene promotion

Only 20-years-old, Fatoumatta Jarra from the tiny Bambara village of Sami, in the Central River Region (CRR) of The Gambia, shifted uncomfortably as her father, the village head, encouraged her to attend a training on good sanitation and hygiene practices. 
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