Nigeria sisters raise awareness of equal rights for children with disabilities

ringthebell 250x25029 JULY, 2021. Sint Unum was well and truly alive recently at St Louis Nursery and Primary School, Akure, when the Sisters of St Louis held their annual “We Ring the Bell” event to raise awareness of equal rights for children with disabilities. Conducted in partnership with the Liliane Foundation, the event focused on health, education, livelihood, social participation, and empowerment for the parents of children with disabilities. A 2km trek also took place to increase awareness among the general public, using banners and placards, and later, over 800 children and guests at St Louis Nursery and Primary School, Akure the “rang the bell”, using bells, noisy plates, and other materials to alert all the passers-by.

To read more about the Nigeria Province “We Ring the Bell” campaign, click on the latest edition of Musings, our monthly newsletter - Issue 110.