Monday 29 April 2024

Proposed Prohibition of Child Marriage Bill; Sierra Leone Takes Bold Steps to End Child Marriage

First Lady Fatima Bio emphasized the urgent need to prioritize the rights of children, stating that child marriage is akin to legalizing rape.

Friday 26 April 2024

PEDAL POWER: Community health workers in Cote d’Ivoire get on their bikes to tackle malaria in remote villages

YAMOUSSOUKRO, Cote d’Ivoire, 25 April 2024 – Equipped with bikes and medical kits, thousands of community health workers in Cote d’Ivoire are tackling malaria by cycling between remote villages to treat children and educate families, reducing cases by up to 70% in some areas so far this year.  

Tuesday 9 April 2024

Save the Children and National Disaster Management Agency Forge Partnership to Protect Vulnerable Communities

Save the Children and the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) have formalized a strategic partnership through the signing of a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

Wednesday 13 March 2024

Save the Children Boosts Vaccine Storage in Sierra Leone with 15 Solar-Powered Refrigerators

SCI staff handing over refrigerators to MoH Minister (L-R; Health Minister Demby, SCI Operations, Deane Evans and SCI Foundations Director, Modupe Taiwo)

Thursday 7 March 2024

Major New Climate Resilience Project Launches in Sierra Leone

 Tenneh, aged 13, paddling her wooden canoe to school in Sierra Leone. Credit: Jonathan Hyams / Save the Children