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State of World Population 2020

State of World Population Report

Every year, millions of girls are subjected to practices that harm them physically and emotionally, with the full knowledge and consent of their families, friends and communities.

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Review of the National Curriculum Framework and Guidelines for Basic Education Using the Sexuality Review and Analysis Tool (SERAT)

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Integrating Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) in formal and non-formal education is one of the key strategies of the Government of Sierra Leone (GoSL) to reduce the high prevalence of teenage pregnancy and child marriage in the country. In June 2019, the Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Education (MBSSE) began the process of integrating CSE into basic education.

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Accelerating the progress towards attaining the three zeroes

Annual Report

2019 was an epic year for UNFPA in Sierra Leone as this annual report, ‘Accelerating progress towards attaining the three zeros shows. The zeros refer to the three transformative goals of ending preventable maternal deaths, ending unmet need for family planning and ending gender-based violence and harmful practices against women and girls.
 

 

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UNFPA Sierra Leone COVID-19 Situation Report

Situation Report

UNFPA Sierra Leone continues to deliver a comprehensive programme on Sexual and Reproductive Health, while responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Our programme focuses on:

  1. Ensuring the availability of gender based violence prevention and response services
  2. Sustaining quality Sexual and Reproductive Health services
  3. Sustaining the supply of modern contraceptives and other lifesaving reproductive health commodities up to the last mile
  4. Increasing the demand for sexual and reproductive health and gender based violence services

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National Male Involvement Strategy for the Prevention of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Sierra Leone

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The National Male Involvement Strategy adopts a socially transformative approach that seeks to accelerate implementation by encouraging the participation of men and boys as change agents and champions of women’s and girls’ rights, in their families, communities, schools and work places. It goes further to also encourage mitigating conflicts, sensitizing their peers and ensuring survivors receive appropriate services.

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Humanitarian Action 2020 Overview

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UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, appeals for $683 million to provide life-saving reproductive health and protection services to 48 million women, girls and young people, including 4 million pregnant women, in 57 countries affected by conflict or natural disasters in 2020.

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UNFPA Sierra Leone - At a glance

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UNFPA has been operating in Sierra Leone since 1971 and supports the Government’s efforts to revitalise the health system and promote sexual and reproductive health and rights. 

Find out more about the work UNFPA undertakes in Sierra Leone by reading our new 'At a Glance' brochure.

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Costing the Three Transformative Results

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Costing the Three Transformative Results focuses on new research to estimate the costs associated the global effort led by UNFPA to: (a) end preventable maternal deaths, (b) end the unmet need for family planning, and (c) end gender-based violence and all harmful practices, including child marriage and female genital mutilation.

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Icons & Activists: 50 years of people making change

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In celebration of the 50th anniversary of UNFPA and the 25th of the ICPD, this book showcases the "change makers" who have made substantial contributions to sexual and reproductive health and rights, and population and development more broadly.

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The Maternal and Newborn Health Thematic Fund Annual Report 2018

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In 2018, UNFPA's Maternal and Newborn Health Thematic Fund (MHTF) moved into Phase III (2018-2022) of its Business Plan based on three cross-cutting principles: improving equity in access, quality of care and accountability, in line with the three pillars of the Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health (2016-2030). 

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