Wednesday 2 December 2020

Mi bodi nar mi rayt Campaign Walk (My Sexual Health and Rights)

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

Wednesday 2 December 2020

Girl Champions hold frank conversations with policy and decision makers

Girls champions with stakeholders at the Family Kingdom on Thursday 26 November in Freetown. Photo credit Maxwell for Save the Children

Tuesday 3 November 2020

Girl champions engage Minister of Gender and Children’s Affairs on protection

L-R: Minister of Gender and Children’s Affairs, Hon. Manti Tarawalli speaks with Save the Children Girl Champions about protection systems for women and girls; Salmata Davies top right and Salamatu Sesay bottom. Photo: Abdul Sillah, Save the Children

Tuesday 13 October 2020

No innocence, No Girlhood—New pathways to safeguard girl moms in Sierra Leone: By Vickie Remoe, Save The Children Sierra Leone Girls Ambassador

Childhood is a time of innocence, but there are no innocent girls in Sierra Leone: Gal pikin im smol wan no de. 

This idiom captures cultural values and perceptions about girlhood in Sierra Leone. It fuels harmful practices against girls that make them victims of sexual violence, underage pregnancy, and child marriage.