The conflict by militant groups such as the Boko Haram in the Northern part of Nigeria has resulted in a huge influx of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in major towns. Durumi Area 1 Camp in Abuja, hosts 2,740 people with about 850 women. Majority of the IDPs especially women and girls lack a decent livelihood leading to rampant cases of sexual abuse. As a result, a third of the girls’ in the camp between the ages of 14 – 18 years are currently pregnant with their first or second child. These child mothers cannot fend for themselves let alone their children.

The GNRC on 20th November, 2015 conducted a one day spirited campaign against all forms of violence against children living in Kampi Turkana, an IDP Camp in Baringo County for the Turkana peop…