Help-desk set up to deal with gender issues in Region Five

Persons in Region Five suffering from various forms of abuse can now go to seek help at the desk that was recently set up at Fort Wellington, West Coast Berbice.

The help-desk, located below the office of the Regional Democratic Council, was established by the Regional Women’s Affairs Committee (RWAC) to deal with gender issues.

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