Child Protection

Friday 4 November 2022

Kailahun Soweis unite to end child early and forced marriage

This is the first time that Soweis have been brought together in Kailahun to discuss and champion ending child early and forced marriage. They want to have more engagements like this and want to present their resolutions to district stakeholders.

Friday 4 November 2022

"Investment in girls brings everlasting benefits" – Kailahun Sowei head

Elizabeth believes that of all investments in the world, raising a girl to reach her full potential is the only one thing that guarantees benefits not only to the girl child but to her family and community.

Wednesday 2 November 2022

Save the Children supports Parliamentary Committee on Gender and Children Affairs to conduct Oversight of One Stop Centers.

 One Stop Centre in Kailahun. October 2022. Photo Credit; Save the Children

Monday 21 March 2022

District chairman vows to champion ending child marriage in Kailahun


Chairman of the Kailahun District Council in his office. February 2022. Photo Credit: Alpha Jalloh, Save the Children

Kailahun District Chairman, Sahr A.K. Lamin has made a commitment to Save the Children to end child marriage in the district by establishing a district committee for the implementation of the new Foundations, Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health Rights project funded by Global Alliance Canada in the district. 

Wednesday 1 December 2021

Minister, Religious and Traditional Leaders commit to Ending Child Marriage in Sierra Leone

Top-Bottom: High Table: Irish Aid, Save the Children, Minister of Gender and Children's Affairs, Inter-religuous Council and Paramount Chief Kailahun