Nuh Guh Deh: “Let us seek justice for our young girls”

Petchary's Blog

This is the first in a series of remarks that were made at the launch of the “Nuh Guh Deh” campaign by Eve for Life on November 26. It was a powerful and at times quite emotional morning. You can contact Eve for Life at evejamaica@gmail.com or by telephone at (876) 754-3594. You can also find them on Facebook and on Twitter @EveforLife.

Remarks from Executive Director Patricia Watson:

As we gather here today, I wish first to honour all young girls who have experienced abuse and especially to the young mothers in our programmes in Kingston, St. Ann and St. James who have bravely allowed us to work with them to overcome the many challenges they have to face on a regular basis.

The crime of abuse of young girls is an assault on all Jamaicans. In its wake, we stand as one.

One in pain.

One in our…

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