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10 August 2016
Dispatch
The report of the 2nd Multi-Year Annual Survey to monitor programme effectiveness of the DFID-supported 'Improving Reproductive Maternal and Newborn Health' (IRMNH) programme in Sierra Leone, was... Read more
19 July 2016
Dispatch
The 2016 Annual Retreat of the UNFPA Sierra Leone Country Office is in progress at The Place, Tokeh Beach on the outskirt of Freetown, with all Country Office staff in attendance.   The four-day... Read more
11 July 2016
Dispatch
Investing in teenage girls for a more just, stable and peaceful world   The teenage years are for some girls a time of exploration, learning and increasing autonomy. But for many others, it is a time... Read more
11 July 2016
Dispatch
The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development (MoFED) in collaboration with UNFPA and partners celebrated this year’s World Population Day on 11 July 2016, on theme, “Investing in Teenage Girls... Read more
5 July 2016
Dispatch
The new UNFPA Representative, Dr Kim Dickson paid a courtesy call on H.E., The President, Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at State House, Freetown, on Tuesday, July 5 where she presented her credentials. Dr... Read more
4 July 2016
Dispatch
Twenty one Anesthetic Technicians and 91 midwives in training signed bonding agreements with the Ministry of Health and Sanitation (MoHS) and UNFPA on 4 July 2016, for the MoHS to have the exclusive... Read more
29 June 2016
Dispatch
The UNFPA Representative in Sierra Leone has said that the population factor in the country continues to act as an impediment to its strides towards economic growth and poverty eradication. Dr... Read more
23 May 2016
Dispatch
Obstetric fistula is almost exclusively a condition of the poorest, most vulnerable and most marginalized women and girls. It afflicts those who lack access to the timely, high-quality, and life-... Read more
23 May 2016
Dispatch
The Representative, UNFPA Sierra Leone, Dr Kim Dickson has called for a reflection on obstetric fistula, review of progress made so far and identification of areas for further strategic focus in... Read more
30 April 2016
Dispatch
UNFPA Sierra Leone has hosted four international journalists from AFP and USA Today on field visit to post-Ebola Sierra Leone and Liberia, from 25-30 April 2016, under the Mano River Midwives... Read more

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