The External Kick-Off Meeting of the CUPPY FOUNDATION PROJECT with the agenda “Integrated Health and Nutrition” has held in Katsina.
The thematic areas of the 10years project are Nutrition, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Production and Education of Adolescent girls with the NGO, Save The Children International(SCI) as implementing partners.
Over the next 3years in Katsina, the project will work towards improving the health status, Education, learning capabilities of Adolescent girls (10-19 years) to have the agency to determine their future and care for their children.
In Katsina, Rimi and Sandamu Local Government Areas have been selected as the implementing LGA’s.
The meeting was attended by principal officers of the Ministry of Health Katsina, Ministry of Education, The officials of SCI, Stakeholders from Sandamu and Rimi LGA’s, the Project Coordinators among others.
Katsina Post reports that the Cuppy Foundation is an establishment aimed at tackling issues surrounding child protection and education for girls and persons with disabilities (minorities).