Tag: victims

Editorial, Human Rights, News

The Need To Enact Legislation to Provide Reparations and Recognition to Victims of Human Rights Violations

Mamudu: Legislation should be enacted immediately to provide reparations and recognition to the victims of human rights violations under Yahya Jammeh’s rule. The Gambian government ought to have given precedence to compensating the victims and survivors of Jammeh’s regime—those who have lost family members, property, limbs, and who have suffered […]

News

Boro Kanda Kasse Community Development Association donates to flood victims

In response to the 16th July 2023 flooding in Boro Kanda Kasse village in Wuli East District, Upper River Region, which destroyed many household belongings, food items, small ruminants and crops, the Boro Kanda Kasse Community Development Association (BKKCDA) on 29th July came to the rescue of the affected community […]

News

German-based NGO “Gambia Im Blick” donates 1500 euros to Gambia Red Cross Society

The Gambia Red Cross Society on Sunday received a cheque donation worth €1500 from “Gambia im Blick” a, German-based organisation. The donation is made towards supporting flood victims in the Gambia, following heavy rains that destroyed a lot of homes and rendered families homeless. In an interview with LTN, Ebrima […]

News, Women & Children's Affairs

EU gives 200,000 Euros emergency humanitarian funding to assist flood victims

PRESS RELEASE*** The European Union Delegation to The Gambia is happy to announce that The European Commission has provided EUR 200,000 in emergency humanitarian funding to assist those affected by the recent flash floods. Following heavy rains on 30-31 July and 5-6 August 2022 in several regions of The Gambia, […]