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  1. SIERRA LEONE: Political Battle Wages on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in Sierra Leone

    It is also quite common to see masked women (commonly called “Bondo devils”) in their traditional red and

    Monday, December 17, 2012
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  2. SIERRA LEONE: Charles Taylor Verdict - a Victory for Women's Rights

    The guilty verdict on 11 counts of aiding and abetting war crimes and crimes against humanity of former Liberian pres

    Monday, April 30, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 033
  3. SIERRA LEONE: In Sierra Leone, Women Want Commission

    Gender Specialist at the Sierra Leone Conference on Transformation and Development (SLCDT), Madam Naasu Fofanah has s

    Tuesday, January 31, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 736
  4. SIERRA LEONE: Khadarlis to Empower Women and Children

    Khadarlis for Sierra Leone is a non-governmental and non-profit making organization determined to improve on the livi

    Monday, May 30, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 846
  5. SIERRA LEONE: Human Rights Commission Launches Gender Policy

    According to the Vice Chair of the HRC, Commissioner Yasmin Jusu- Sheriff, it was incumbent on the Commission to take

    Wednesday, February 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 142
  6. SIERRA LEONE: Traditional, Religious Leaders Discuss Gender and Maternal Health Issues

    Over 40 paramount chiefs, traditional and religious leaders (imams and pastors) from Bo and Bombali districts on Wedn

    Saturday, October 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 488
  7. SIERRA LEONE: Unfulfilled Promise of Free Maternal Health Care for Mothers

    Marie Musa, 37, is devastated.

    Monday, October 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 372
  8. SIERRA LEONE: UNFPA Partners FBOs to Promote Gender Equality

    The United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) will today commence a five-day workshop with faith-based or

    Tuesday, September 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 168
  9. SIERRA LEONE: Sierra Leone Launches Free Health Care for Women and Children

    Sierra Leone's government launched a major initiative on April 27 to make health care free for pregnant women and chi

    Tuesday, September 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 099
  10. SIERRA LEONE: In Sierra Leone, First Lady Explains 'WISH' Project

    The First lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Mrs.

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 972
  11. SIERRA LEONE: Sierra Leone's Model for Improving Maternal Health and Women's Rights (Blog)

    Continuing high rates of maternal mortality and persistent gender-based violence must be addressed through a holistic

    Friday, August 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 957
  12. SIERRA LEONE: 50-50 Trains Women On Leadership

    Women in the Regent community have benefited from a capacity building training on leadership organized by the 50/50 g

    Monday, August 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 721
  13. SIERRA LEONE: Wide Gender Gap Worries HRC

    Chairperson of the Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone (HRC-SL) has expressed his institution's fears over what h

    Monday, August 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 722
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  15. SIERRA LEONE: Tedewosil Trains Young Girls on Human Rights Issues

    A total of 20 teenage girls have benefited from a 10-day training organized by the Thorough Empowerment and Developme

    Wednesday, July 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 558
  16. SIERRA LEONE: First Lady Describes Sierra Leone as a Progressive Democracy

    The First Lady, Her Excellency Mrs.

    Friday, July 2, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 428
  17. SIERRA LEONE: 'Family Talk' Heals Old Civil War Wounds in Rural Sierra Leone

    Eight years after Sierra Leone's civil war ended, some communities have yet to come to terms with the destruction, mu

    Monday, June 7, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 203
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  19. SIERRA LEONE: Despite Guilty Verdicts Today, Impunity is Still the Rule

    The judgment issued today by the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL) finding three senior members of Sierra Leone's

    Wednesday, February 25, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 939
  20. SIERRA LEONE: "Illiteracy, Poverty Challenges to Gender Violence", says Gender Desk Officer

    Gender desk officer of the ministry of social welfare, gender and children's affairs in the southern

    Thursday, January 15, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 950