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First Lady Oversees Launch of Program to Support Promotion of social protection in State of Tiris Zemmour

Nouakchott,  21/01/2022
On 21 January, the First Lady, Dr. Mariam Fadel Dah, oversaw, in Zouerate, the launch of the program to support the promotion of social protection and the empowerment of vulnerable groups in the state of Tiris Zemmour.

Within the framework of this program, the work of the Center for Training and Social Promotion for Children with Disabilities will be launched in Zouerate, the financing of income-generating activities for the benefit of mothers of children registered in the center, the distribution of some foodstuffs to 200 poor families, the distribution of wheelchairs, and financial subsidies to children with multiple disabilities registered in the state.

In a speech on the occasion, the Mayor of Zouerate Municipality, Ms. Salka Mint Mohamed, praised the launch of this important program, which constitutes support for social protection and empowering vulnerable segments of the state.
She added that this program reflects the interest of His Excellency the President of the Republic, Mr. Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani, in promoting and protecting vulnerable groups in society.

On his part, the President of the Association of Children of Autistic Mothers, Ms. Aisha Mint Mohammed Salem, praised the first lady's support and initiatives for the benefit of needy groups in society.

She called for filling the deficiencies recorded at the level of the Center for Training and Social Promotion for Children with Disabilities in Zouerate, mainly related to some logistical supplies and equipment, noting the necessity of having a psychiatrist in the city, providing transportation for autistic children, and constructing a park for them.

The launching ceremony of these programs took place in the presence of the Minister of Social Action, Childhood and the Family, Wali Teris Zemmour, and my elected officials and state dignitaries.
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