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September 16, 2014
NEWS: Gambia: MOICI Orients Journalists On CRC
The Ministry of Information and Communication Infrastructure (MOICI), through the Department of Information Services, in collaboration with UNICEF last Wednesday oriented journalists from various media houses on the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC).
The daylong training was meant to build their capacities in reporting on children issues and showcasing of images of children at risk.
Convention on the Rights of the Child affirmed that children because of their vulnerability, need special care and protection as it places special emphasis on primary care and protective responsibility of the family, with the need for legal protection of the child before and after birth.