Military, religious groups meet with IANSA members in Central African Republic

From 22-28 June, IANSA member Mur-Africa Universel held a series of successful events in the Central African Republic, including meetings with military officers, the Muslim community, a Catholic and a Baptist Church. The events were held in connection with the Global Week of Action against Gun Violence, and focused on the themes of the Week including gender and the protection of women. The opening event was held in Bangui and attended by government officials, representatives of NGOs and the international community, and featured a number of presentations on the topic “Everyone against armed violence!”