Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts with the label CHARAPA

Human trafficking: Organisation blames armed conflict for increase in the NW

By Nfor Nkfu The situation of human trafficking in the North West region has worsened with the persistence of the ongoing secessionist armed conflict.Chongsi Joseph Ayeah,director of Center for Human Rights and Peace Advocacy, CHRAPA, made the revelation  Friday June,17th,2022 during a Presscafe attended by journalists and some human rights actors at it's headquarters in Ghana street, Bamenda   The Presscafe was part of the launch of a program by the rights body dubbed "Right-based approach to combat trafficking in women and children in Littoral and North West regions of Cameroon." The program supported by the U.S department of state aims at building awareness on human trafficking, human rights in general and strengthen immunity knowledge on when and how to seek redress. According to CHRAPA director, the program which is victim-based seeks to respond to the rehabilitation needs of victims. "We know they are many but we wanted to start with jus