On March 29,the U.
Embassy in Yaounde presented Ms. Djebba received this honor for her key initiatives in advancing security and the empowerment of youth, women, and girls in the Republic of Cameroon. See Facebook album of the award ceremony here: See his full remarks below in English and French.
By successfully enlisting support from Cameroonian women from all ten regions, she has challenged and inspired them to become directly involved in promoting gender equity to advance peace and prosperity Cameroon women for sex Cameroon ohio all citizens through vibrant civil society efforts.
The leadership and action by Fidele Djebba and the women and girls she mentored are raising awareness among Cameroonians about the plight of the victims of Boko Haram, and most importantly, organizing Cameroonian youth nationwide to contribute to their country by combating the roots of violent extremism and promoting economic development through their own immense talents, ideas, and contributions.
Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen. It is an honor to welcome you to the U. Embassy today to honor a Cameroonian whose life is dedicated to service and making a real difference in uplifting the lives of others.
She has valiantly challenged traditional cultural Cameroon women for sex Cameroon ohio gender roles in her region of origin — the Far North — to advocate for the rights of youth, girls, and women in the Far North through grass roots projects involving thousands of participants.
She has been an extraordinary recipient and steward of U. She describes this experience as a turning point in her life that made her gain a tremendous amount of self-confidence as a woman and an activist. Cameroo
Her social media campaign to raise awareness about the plight of the victims resulted in the involvement of 13, people. Fidele also organized the fundraising concert Cameraction for Peace that involved the government, youth groups, and the U.
Her activism — rare in women from her region and even rarer in somebody so young — epitomizes hope and inspiration for many. So therefore, I would like to call Fidele by my side as Camerlon read this citation and present her on our behalf this award:. Embassy in Yaounde 4 April, Topics: Footer Disclaimer This is the official website of the U.
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