Archive | July, 2017

Combating FGM, harmful practices against girls in Gambia: IHRDA, SHG train Prosecutors, Child Welfare Officers

IHRDA and partner Safe Hands for Girls (SHG) on 18-19 July 2017 organized a training workshop for Gambian Prosecutors and Child Welfare Officers, on legal provisions against FGM and other harmful practices affecting girls. The training was defined in a context whereby FGM and harmful practices such as child marriage, rape and deprivation of girls […]

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IHRDA Launches Mali Profile on Online Database for Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

25 July 2017 IHRDA has launched Mali’s profile on its online Sexual Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) database, today 25 July 2017, available at The primary aim of this database is to complement efforts of domestic, regional and international actors and stakeholders in curbing SGBV by easing access to relevant legal resources. Presiding at today’s event was […]

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