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Monday 30 March 2020

“The School told me not to attend anymore”

30 March 2020, Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Today, the Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Education announced that it has overturned the decision in 2010 which has banned adolescent pregnant girls from going to school. This will now be replaced by two new polices ‘Radical Inclusion’ and ‘Comprehensive safety’ of all children in education.

Monday 30 March 2020

Press Release: Slow coronavirus response to cost millions of lives in poorest countries

LONDON, March 27, 2020 – Swift action to contain the spread of coronavirus would save at least three million lives in sub-Saharan Africa and south Asia according to new research from Imperial College, but this prediction understates the number of lives at stake, warns Save the Children.

Wednesday 18 March 2020

SCI SL simple and effective preventive messages on COVID-19

Wednesday 18 March 2020

Save the Children Sierra Leone donate Office Equipment and Stationeries to the Family Support Unit.

 

Save the Children Sierra Leone through the Danish TV “Mek wi tok bot Mammy en Daddy Bizness “Project has on Tueday,17th March 2020 donated two Dell laptops and stationeries worth over thirty-six million Leones (USD 3,000) to the Family Support Unit of the Sierra Leone Police. 

Tuesday 11 February 2020

Over 55,000 grave crimes committed against children in African conflict zones in five years alone

 

There have been more than 55,882 grave violations against children in conflict affected areas in Africa between 2014 and 2018 according to new analysis by Save the Children [1].  This includes children being killed, maimed or sexually assaulted - despite commitments by African leaders to end all wars on the continent by 2020.

 

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