Child Protection

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

Wednesday 2 December 2020

Girls roster assessment conducted to address early marriage in Western Area

Enumerators collecting information about girls in GAC operational areas. Photo credit:  Adama Bangura - Save the Children

Friday 22 May 2020

Adolescents in Sierra Leone getting protected through a new Game Application



Photo by Jacob Wilson Save the Children April 2020

Monday 11 May 2020

“What happened to me in Ebola will not happen during Corona.”

In disasters and outbreaks, it’s women and children who suffer the most. Kadiatu* 17, a beneficiary of ‘Second Chance’ Project by Save the Children lives at the Rokupa wharf, a densely populated fishing community where thousands of people live in makeshift homes built with mud and corrugated metal sheets.