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Mokokchung observes World Population Day

By EMN Updated: Jul 14, 2019 7:46 pm
MDLSA and Sakhi-OSC officials along with the women of Tsüsapang Baptist Church, Mokokchung, on the occasion of World Population Day on July 11.

Dimapur, July 14 (EMN): Mokokchung District Legal Services Authority (MDLSA), in collaboration with Sakhi-One Stop Centre observed the World Population Day on July 11 with the Women ministry of Tsüsapang Baptist Church.

The keynote address was delivered by WV Patton, CJM and MDLSA secretary who is also the nodal officer of Sakhi- One Stop Centre.

Topics on human rights, women rights, and maternity benefit act were enunciated by Mapujungla Pongen, DPA, MDLSA.

Mapusongla, counsellor, gave a brief introduction on the functioning of Sakhi- OSC, which is an integrated support system to women affected by violence of any kind. She also highlighted on the importance of Women Helpline-181 and its assistance to aggrieved women.

The programme ended with the distribution of IEC materials.

By EMN Updated: Jul 14, 2019 7:46:33 pm