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News Sierra Leone » Social: Sierra Leone launches social health insurance scheme

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/17/c_136980385.htm
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

FREETOWN, Feb. 16 (Xinhua) -- President Ernest Bai Koroma on Friday launched the Sierra Leone Social Health Insurance Scheme to ensure universal health coverage. In the beginning,the scheme would cover primary health care, including cholera, malaria.

News Sierra Leone » Social: Liberia and Sierra Leone can achieve real women's empowerment

News channel or source: https://issafrica.org/iss-today/liberia-and-sierra-leone-can-achieve-real-womens-empowerment
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Liberia adopted its National Action Plan in 2009 and Sierra Leone in 2010. But instead of changing the underlying political, economic and social structures that disempower women, these National Action Plans focus on dealing with sexual and gender based ...

News Sierra Leone » Social: Blue Fairy, Forgotten Martyr And Weeping Family

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/25022018-blue-fairy-forgotten-martyr-and-weeping-family/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

She was buried in Sierra Leone with her Kenyan colleague ... Through a daily service, UCA News covers lay activities, social work, protests, conflicts and stories on the faith lives of the millions of Catholics in Asia.

News Sierra Leone » Social: Obasanjo denies endorsing Sierra Leone candidate

News channel or source: http://www.africareview.com/news/Obasanjo-denies-endorsing-Sierra-Leone-candidate/979180-4304286-rw4e3x/index.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The video was shared on social media by Sierra Leone government officials, including an aide to President Bai Koroma, who questioned the integrity of Dr Yumkella’s National Grand Coalition (NGC) party for disseminating the misleading report about Mr ...

News Sierra Leone » Social: Defribilating the conscience of Sierra Leone

News channel or source: http://www.thepatrioticvanguard.com/defribilating-the-conscience-of-sierra-leone
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

I am a Sierra Leonean, a member of the All People’s Congress and ... The last decade reflects a semblance of coexistence between ethnic, regional, religious, political, and social harmony, thanks to President Koroma’s leadership during that period.

News Sierra Leone » Social: In Wake of Ebola, Cash Transfers Rebuild Livelihoods in Sierra Leone

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/sierra-leone/wake-ebola-cash-transfers-rebuild-livelihoods-sierra-leone
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

February 2018—Wanday Bangura’s stall in a bustling market in the Bombali district of northern Sierra Leone is full of shoes ... village savings and loans associations that strengthened social bonds and allowed communities to grow their collective ...

News Sierra Leone » Social: Leadership Forum aims to amplify influence of women in African governments

News channel or source: https://news.yale.edu/2018/02/22/leadership-forum-aims-amplify-influence-women-african-governments
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Isata Kabia, Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs in Sierra Leone during a Leadership Forum for Strategic Impact event in 2017. Past participants in the forum have included senior government officials and thought leaders, such as ...

News Sierra Leone » Social: Sierra Leone News: NGC launch Manifesto as a social contract

News channel or source: https://awoko.org/2018/02/14/sierra-leone-news-ngc-launch-manifesto-as-a-social-contract/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The National Grand Coalition (NGC) launched its manifesto yesterday 13 February 2018, in Port Loko. They promised to govern on a credible and realistic program of activities, which they have committed themselves to implement during the first five years of ...

News Sierra Leone » Social: International House Davis announces African Perspectives

News channel or source: http://www.davisvanguard.org/2018/02/international-house-davis-announces-african-perspectives-2/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

a farmer and social entrepreneur, has worked since 2009 with women farmers empowering them to fight increasing poverty in drought and flood-prone communities in his country, Sierra Leone. Kailie is currently a 2017-2018 Humphrey Fellow at UC Davis.

News Sierra Leone » Social: ISS Today: Liberia and Sierra Leone can achieve real women’s empowerment

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/iss-today-liberia-and-sierra-leone-can-achieve-real-womens-empowerment/ar-BBJo20w
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Liberia adopted its National Action Plan in 2009 and Sierra Leone in 2010. But instead of changing the underlying political, economic and social structures that disempower women, these National Action Plans focus on dealing with sexual and gender based ...