Lambussie District Assembly

Department of Social Welfare sensitize 10 communities on mitigating child marriage in Lambussie

The Department of Social Welfare and Community Development in the Lambussie District on 25th March, 2022 held an engagement with some community stakeholders to sensitize them on mitigating Child marriage, Elopement, and formation of Community Child Protection Committee.
The engagement forms part of the Department’s efforts to reducing the rate of child marriages and teenage pregnancy in the district.
A Community Child Protection Committee was also formed in 10 communities in the district as part of effort to help protect the right of the girl child.