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UN Secretary-General visits a child protection centre in Gabon

LIBREVILLE, Gabon, 7 July 2010 – On a recent trip to Gabon, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with children living in a child-protection centre supported by UNICEF in Angondgé, a neighbourhood of Libreville, the capital.


Providing basic services to Gabon’s ‘people of the forest’
ESSENG, Gabon, 9 May 2007 – On a beautiful recent morning in this remote village in northern Gabon, men sat in the ‘corps de garde’ in the town square and women stood nearby with apprehensive but happy children running around them.

At 10, a young boy discovers school for the first time in Gabon
OMBOUE, Gabon, 1 March 2007  "Look, I can write ‘3’,” Yacine exclaims, proudly holding up his slate chalked with many number threes carefully aligned.




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