๐”๐ง๐ข๐ญ๐ž๐ ๐๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ ๐‘๐ž๐ฌ๐ข๐๐ž๐ง๐ญ ๐‚๐จ๐จ๐ซ๐๐ข๐งa๐ญ๐จ๐ซ ๐Œ๐š๐๐š๐ฆ ๐’๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ฉ๐ก๐ข๐ง๐ž ๐–๐š๐ค๐š๐ง๐š ๐๐š๐ฒ๐ฌ ๐€ ๐‚๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ญ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฒ ๐‚๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐“๐จ ๐“๐ก๐ž ๐…๐ข๐ซ๐ฌ๐ญ ๐‹๐š๐๐ฒ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐’๐ข๐ž๐ซ๐ซ๐š ๐‹๐ž๐จ๐ง๐ž ๐ƒ๐ซ ๐…๐š๐ญ๐ข๐ฆ๐š ๐Œ๐š๐š๐๐š ๐๐ข๐จ

๐€๐ฉ๐ซ๐ข๐ฅ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ”, ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ’.

Madam Seraphine Wakana, the UN Resident Coordinator paid a courtesy visit to Her Excellency Dr. Fatima Maada Bio, the First Lady of Sierra Leone at her Goderich office. During the visit, Her Excellency expressed sincere gratitude for Madam Wakana’s presence, warmly welcoming her.

Graciously, Her Excellency took the opportunity to highlight several key initiatives since assuming her role as the country’s First Lady. These initiatives, including the “Hands off our Girls” campaign, the distribution of free sanitary pads, and the National Food Basket were all discussed in detail.

The primary focus of the meeting centered around discussing Her Excellency’s flagship programs and initiatives, with particular emphasis on the proposed Prohibition of Child Marriage Bill. Both women engaged in fruitful discussions, exchanging insights and ideas on how to effectively address child marriage and further the empowerment of women and girls in Sierra Leone.

Madam Wakana conveyed her admiration for Her Excellencyโ€™s unwavering dedication to critical issues concerning women and children. She commended the First Lady’s tireless efforts in advocating for their rights and well-being, whilst reaffirming the strong partnership between the First Lady’s office and the United Nations in their shared commitment to building a brighter future for all Sierra Leoneans.

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Strategic Communications Division,

Office Of The First Lady,

Republic Of Sierra Leone.

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