“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.”
Sierra Leone is a constitutional republic with a directly elected president, a unicameral legislature, and a populati
The evidence is incontrovertible that Liberia (with its two civil wars, 1989-97 and 2000-03) and Sierra Leone (with i
Refugees - often forced from their homes with nothing but the clothes on their back, then confined in camps and depen
When women are displaced due to conflict or human rights abuses, they adopt new strategies to provide for themselves
This report looks at the role of women in peace, security and development in Sierra Leone.
All victims and survivors of crimes against humanity, war crimes and other serious violations of international human
The May 14, 2002 presidential and parliamentary elections in Sierra Leone marked a significant mile-stone in the cons
Excerpts from "Precious resources: adolescents in the reconstruction of Sierra Leone.
Throughout history, gender−based violence has been an integral component of armed conflict.
This report highlights that after more than a decade of armed conflict and human rights abuses there are more than on
This document examines the systematic way in which rape and other forms of sexual violence have been used against wom
This PHR/UNAMSIL study is one of the first to scientifically document the extent of sexual violence as a result of wa