Minister Bah Launches Arts Gambia Campaign Against Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy

The Minister of Tourism and Culture, Hon. Hamat N.K Bah on Wednesday 18th August, 2021 launched the ECOWAS-UNESCO Raising Awareness on Prevention against COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Through the Arts at a ceremony held at the National Museum Premises in Banjul.

The National Centre for Arts and Culture (NCAC) in collaboration with the UNESCO and ECOWAS have since May 2021 engaged Gambian artists in response to Covid-19 through poetry, song, film and dance. Therefore, the USD10, 000 project is now fully completed with the music clips and billboards ready to be unveiled to contribute to the fight against the pandemic and vaccine hesitancy.