“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
Women groups and Civil Society Organisations have made their inputs into the Sierra Leone in-country monitoring of th
For March, in which Luxembourg has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situation
The women of Port Loko District on Valentine's Day celebrated the first One Billion rising in Africa V-Day on the the
Female opposition lawmaker, Hon.
For September, in which Australia has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situat
Hundreds of women Thursday marched along the streets of the Sierra Leonean capital, Freetown, to protest against an i
Imagine starting a country from scratch.
The National Security Coordinator (NSCOORD), Retired Brigadier Mustapha M.K.
The Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affairs, Hon.
Women activists from various groups in Sierra Leone, including the Parliamentary Female Caucus, 50/50 Group and Campa
For May, in which Togo has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situations in Bos
For March, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on t
For December, in which Morocco has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situation
The Women Situation Room WSR, with the theme "Peace in our Hands" will be officially launched by President
Thousands of women and girls who have been abducted by armed groups, enslaved and repeatedly raped during conflicts a
Working with ex-child soldiers of Charles Taylor's army, and the girls they have taken as wives, has convinced Nobel
The struggle for equal opportunities for women in all aspects of Sierra Leone's socio-economic life is a
The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the April 2011 version of our Monthly Action Points (
Sierra Leone ‘s remarkable progress in building a peaceful society where multi-party democracy, political toler
National Commission for Social Action (NaCSA) has presented various skills training certificates to ninety (90) women
According to the Vice Chair of the HRC, Commissioner Yasmin Jusu- Sheriff, it was incumbent on the Commission to take
In October 2000, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) unanimously adopted Security Council Resolution (SCR) 132
The First Lady, Her Excellency Mrs.
The ‘Sierra Leone National Action Plan (SiL NAP) on United Nation Security Council Resolutions 1325 and 1820' h
Having seen first-hand how United Nations female peacekeepers helped her own country rebuild, Sierra Leone's highest-
President Ernest Bai Koroma has in the most strongest of terms decried what he considered as the continued acts of se
The President of Sierra Leone, His Excellency Dr.
Since the end of the Cold War, changes in modern warfare, including the increased targeting of civilians and the esca
In war, men more often than not suffer only one consequence-death.
This edition is focused on the role of women in Sierra Leone's security sector.
From July 4th-14th 2006, International Alert conducted a mapping of the incidence of GBV and the programmes that are
This report responds to a request, by the gender adviser of DPKO Headquarters, for an evaluation of UNAMSIL's gender
The United Nations commitment to gender equality can be traced to its Charter, and numerous subsequent resolutions of
By contributing to what is currently known about girls' distinct experience in fighting forces, the presentation of f
By June 11th, 15 countries will have held their Open Day for Peace.
The Global Network of Women Peacebuilders conducts Capacity Building and Local Legislation and 1325 Workshops
The World Health Organisation recently trained the spotlight on gender-based violence, particularly in Africa, where