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Traditional leaders keen on GBV fight

LINDA NYONDO, Lusaka
DESPITE the outbreak of COVID-19, the Ministry of Chiefs and Traditional Affairs will continue implementing activities in chiefdoms to reduce gender-based violence (GBV) among women and children.
Permanent Secretary Yande Mwape said traditional leaders support initiatives to protect inhabitants from risks associated with harmful socio-cultural practices.
ā€œIt is important for people to know that all traditional leaders are committed to protect their people from cultural and traditional practices that are risky and retrogressive in nature,ā€ she said.
Ms Mwape said the programmes being implemented are aimed at reducing the effects of CLICK TO READ MORE

 



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