CHWs (81) Crisis in Anglophone Cameroon - Role of CHWs in preventing and managing gender-based violence

1 March, 2020

The crisis in Anglophone Cameroon is causing a lot of violence amongst women and girls. What can be the role of community health workers in fighting against gender based violence.

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Chia Benard Ful

HIFA profile: Chiabi Bernard Ful is Director of Boyo Association for Rural Development (BARUDEV--Cameroon). This is a local NGO found in Boyo district of North Western Cameroon. Our activities are to empower women, protect the sexual and reproductive health for women and girls, and protect the rights of children. We have been training community health workers to follow up patients, pregnant women, sick children and refer them to the hospital. barudev AT yahoo.co.uk