goals for its programmes of assistance in The Gambia are: support of
the sustainability of the expanded programme of immunisation (EPI);
achievement and enhancement of the Primary Health Care (PHC) services
through the Bamako Initiative principles of community costs-sharing;
support to the meeting of basic leaning needs through quality formal
and non-formal education and emphasis on importance on early childhood
education, policy development services and facilities.
includes expansion of potable water supply and improvement of
and household sanitary conditions; support of mechanisms to
co-ordinate national sensitisation on child survival, protection and
development; and strengthening the capacity in typing and monitoring
the status and of women and children.