Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone To Begin Cholera Vaccination Drive In Disaster-affected Areas

More than 1 million doses of Gavi-funded cholera vaccines heading to Sierra Leone after severe flooding and landslides 5 September 2017 | Freetown –Half a million people in Sierra Leone will be able to access the life-saving cholera vaccine...Read More

Secretary-General Saddened By Deaths, Destruction Driven By Flooding, Mudslides In Sierra Leone, Pledging Full Support Of United Nations

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

UN RIGHTS EXPERT ON TOXIC MATERIALS LAUNCHES FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT TO SIERRA LEONE

9 August 2017 (Issued as received) – GENEVA (9 August 2017) – United Nations expert Baskut Tuncak will visit Sierra Leone from 14 to 25 August to assess the country’s human rights record in relation to hazardous substances and waste. The Sp...Read More