Special Representative declares UNOCI assistance to Ivorian government in the management of the Ebola virus epidemic
The town of Bouna (600 km north-east of Abidjan) recently hosted the second phase of the programme “Social dialogue for development in Bounkani region” organized by the Civil Affairs Section of the UN Operation in Cote d’Ivoire (UNOCI). The awareness-raising programme was aimed at consolidating peace through dialogue between the population of the region and their administrative authorities, senior managers and elites of the region.
The grassroots sensitization programme organised by the Public Information Office of the UN Operation in Cote d’Ivoire (UNOCI) made a stop-over in the village of Bla, some 15 km from Daloa town on Thursday 21 August to encourage the various communities to work for a peaceful presidential election in 2015.
Residents of the Haoussadougou neighbourhood of Korhogo have been sensitized about the physical, medical and legal consequences of female genital mutilation (FGM).