Angola: NGO holds awareness campaign on disarmament

Luanda, 07/13 - The non-governmental organisation Angola2000 will hold on July 14-21 in Central Bie Province, an awareness campaign on disarmament, aimed at encouraging communities to voluntarily hand over weapons to the authorities.

According to Angola2000's Information official, Pinto Sandambongo Manuel, this initiative, that has the collaboration of the Police, aims to promote and develop human security in various communities in this Province and in the country in general.

He said that several seminars and workshops will be held in the Districts of Andulo, Chinguari, Cunhinga, Andulo and Kuito.

Angola2000 was created on December 11, 2000 and its goal is the promotion of peace and security in the Angolan society.