The ECOWAS Regional Court of Justice has ruled that the sacking of former Sierra Leone Vice President, Samuel Sam-Sumana, was illegal and has ordered the Sierra Leonean government to pay reparations. The government, on its end, has chosen not to recognise the ruling. What does this mean for Sierra Leone's fledgling democracy? Read more »
This month’s Peace Insight newsletter features articles local mediation in CAR, localisation of aid, and more. Read more »
Sierra Leone is amongst the poorest countries in the world with alarming cases of mental health problems, worsened by events like the recent devastating floods. With little knowledge about the conditions, and even less support, patients suffer greatly. But support in psychological first aid (PFA) is giving renewed hope to victims of the recent mudslide disaster in Freetown Read more »
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