May 15, 2013, 9:22 AM
Youth Partnership Project (YPP), in partnership with their counterpart Child Protection Alliance on Tuesday 26th January 2010, held a meeting with peer supporters and motivators at Child Protection Alliance (CPA) office in Fajara.
The project funded by End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and the Child Protection Alliance is implementing Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purpose (CSEC).
The beneficiaries of the project were SOS Child Village Centre, Tallinding Child Centre,
Speaking to this reporter, the Regional Associate for Africa, Melanie K Gnandi, said that the Youth Partnership Project (YPP) is a three- year programme and it will end in 2011 in three countries, namely The Gambia,
Malang Sanyang, a teacher at
Fatou M. Bojang, the Head Girl of Gunjur Upper Basic School expressed delight at the gesture, noting that they have embarked on sensitisation campaign on child pregnancy and will continue to organise more sensitisation campaigns in order to make people aware.
Samuel Gomez, also a student of
Ousman Koro, a student of
Ousman Jatta, a teacher at
For her part, the Programme Manager of Tallinding Child Care Centre, Anty Mengeh Joof Gomez, expressed delight at the project, adding that it will go a long away towards supporting and creating a brighter future for young people.