SELL Foundation Nigeria in its commitments towards advocating for the right of children and vulnerable within the North Eastern part of Nigeria and beyond have been invited by the Director Narrow the Gap Child Advocacy Group Rev Fr Walter Godwin to train its staff on Child Safeguarding and protection.
Narrow the Gap Child Advocacy Group is an initiative committed to advocating for the protection of children and vulnerable in Taraba State. The organization was established purposely to provide support services to the street children, orphans and other vulnerable children within Jalingo Community.
Over two years of inception, the group has made impacts in the lives of vulnerable families and individuals. As at the time of writing this, some local governments within the state (Jalingo, Ardokola and Zing) have felt the impacts of the group.
The training which took place at St Boromeo Pastoral Centre, Jalingo aimed at educating the participants/staff about the right of a child and how proper they can ensure that issues concerning children are address.
The training took place from the 21st to 23rd April, 2021.
Written by Emily Ranna Yinala
Communications Officer SELL Foundation Nigeria