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JBC support and partnership of the "Race for Life" campaign
25-10-2015

HRH princess Basma Bint Talal patronized the events of the "Race for Life" which was held Thursday on 8/10/2015 on the outdoor field of BAU, with this year's slogan "We got to reach out to all children".

 

The event "Race for Life", organized by Save the Child organization in collaboration with a number of companies and advocates, an international event held every year within the international campaign "For Each Child" which was launched in 2009 by Save the Child Organization in more than (60) countries around the world in partnership of more than (20,000) twenty thousand child with the aim to highlight the problems and crises the children encounter.

However, the race slogan focused this year on the necessity to reduce the number of child's death, below 5-year old, as a result of avoidable diseases such as: Malaria, diarrhea, pulmonary infection and, to reduce anemia disease among children and pregnant women and at the reproduction age.   

Jordan Bromine Company is one of the main sponsors of anti-anemia campaign where such partnership emerged out of social responsibility undertaken by the company in support of local community.

HRH princess Basma Bint Talal honored the representative of Jordan Bromine Company in this ceremony in addition to honoring a number of supporters.

It's noteworthy that Save the Child Organization which HRH princess Basma Bint Talal, is chairing its managing board, is a Jordanian association registered at the Ministry of Social Development and is considered the only Arab member of the mother organization's members (Save the Child Organization), which include (30) active members and, works in (120) countries around the world.

Primarily, initiatives of the association are focused on ensuring all children's rights including protection, education, feeding, health, poverty and governance of their rights.