A huge consignment of sanitary pads was Tuesday , September 27,2022 presented to the office of Liberian First Lady, Mrs. Clar M. Weah by the Chinese government, through it’s embassy near Monrovia.
The six thousand sanitary pads were handed over Tuesday, September 27, 2022, during a brief ceremony at the Chinese Embassy in Congo Town.
Chinese Ambassador to Liberia, Ren Yisheng said the donation is his government’s way of buttressing the efforts of First Lady Clar Marie Weah in addressing the plights of underprivileged girls of Liberia.
Amb. Yisheng praised First Lady’s committment and reaffirmed his government’s support to the overall development of Liberia.
For her part, Mrs. Weah’s Chief of Staff, Madam Gaelle Mediem thanked the Government of the People’s Republic of China through Amb. Yisheng for the kind gesture.
According to a release, Madam Mediem conveyed her boss’ profound gratitude for the invaluable support the government and people of China continue to render humanitarian initiatives undertaken by her office and other programs of the liberian government.
She said that the sanitary pads will boost the First Lady’s ongoing project, She’s You Menstrual and Initiative, which seeks to make pads available free of charge to women and girls across Liberia.