A cross section of Caritas Nigeria and OVC Stakeholders in a group picture in Umuahia, Abia State, 2022

Caritas Nigeria in partnership with the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development on June 28,2022 held a One-day Orphans and Vulnerable Children Stakeholders meeting in Umuahia in order to acquaint them with her intention which aims at bringing togther all the Local Government, and Community Based Organizations (CBO) in Abia state. The Abia State Permanent Secretary...

Women Affairs and Social Development, Very Rev. Jane Omeronye, expressed gratitude to Caritas Nigeria for the good work done so far in the state. she promised to assist in any way to foster the growth and achievements of the organization.  On her part, the Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social development, Deaconess Nna Rose Urenta appreciated the humanaterian services rendered to her state by Caritas Nigeria.

There were representatives from the 17 local government areas (LGAs); all CBOS, Legal Practitioners, Kings, and all the Chiefs  in attendance. The Community  Chief  expressed his gratitude to Caritas Nigeria for remembering his Community. He affirmed that ever since the coming on board of the organization in his community, cases of Gender Molestation and Violence have reduced, and  a good number of Orphan and vulnerable Children taken care of, and the less privileged admitted into schools. This is one of the very many sucesses that currently the Catholic Caritas Foundation Of Nigeria has recorded in Abia State and hope to do more.

Chizoba Amara Frances , who is the State Program Officer , appreciated all who came despite their tight schedules and requested for a continued and stable  partnership.




Report and pictures courtesy Johnson Nnabuchi Ezea from Abia State

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