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).

Tuesday 14 March 2023

Save the Children Collaborates with Partners for Emergency Preparedness Planning

Director of Programmes taking participants through the principles of emergency response. March 2023. Photo Credit; Abdul Sillah

Thursday 2 March 2023

Save the Children Provides Food Packs to 1,500 Victims of Susan's Bay Fire

While food is a basic necessity, Save the Children understands that the victims need much more than that to return to a sense of normalcy. The organization is closely monitoring data from the National Disaster Management Agency to inform its response and provide further assistance to those affected, especially the children.

Tuesday 9 November 2021

Tommy gets his first ruler

Tommy showing off his new ruler to his father. Kroobay, Freetown, October 2021. Photo Credit: Abdul Sillah Save the Children

Tommy, 5, could not wait to find out what was in the backpack he received from a Save the Children donation on Monday 25, October. As he was showing off his school materials to his dad, he got a surprise. Something he sees around and has always wondered what it was for–a ruler.

Tuesday 26 October 2021

“I have my bag and I am going back to school”

Abdul from Kroobay, holding his new backpack on Monday, 25 October. Photocredit: Abdul Sillah, Save the Children

Meet Abdul, 7 who got a new backpack the same colour as his old bag that was burnt in a fire at Spain Community, Kroobay on September 19. He named his old bag “powerful” because of the drawings on it. He was thrilled to get his new backpack because “it looks and feels just the same."