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Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance on a nationwide campaign.

Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance (CHAMPS), has embarked on a nationwide campaign titled: Participatory Enquiry to Community Knowledge on CHAMPS activities. The campaign would facilitate information gathering for the transitional project the organization and the Ministry of Health would…

To counteract the effects of climate change, ClicNet has advocated for increased action.

Chairperson of the Climate Change Network (ClicNet) has called for more action and financing to combat the impacts of climate change in Sierra Leone. Ibrahim Kamara was speaking during the launching of the Climate Change Network Sierra Leone and its…

Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance (CHAMPS), on a nationwide campaign.

Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance (CHAMPS), has embarked on a nationwide campaign titled: Participatory Enquiry to Community Knowledge on CHAMPS activities. The campaign would facilitate information gathering for the transitional project the organization and the Ministry of Health would…

Home grown training of PHD candidates in the health sector to be implemented.

The Deputy Vice Chancellor College of Medicine and Allied Health Science Professor Mohamed Samai has said that in order to strengthen the medical health sciences, they will be embarking on home grown training of PHD candidates in the health sector.

Hundred and fifteen kush victims rehabilitated.

Having gone through eight weeks of intense rehabilitation, one hundred fifteen kush victims have been joined by the minister of social welfare to give thanksgiving to God as their lives have been transformed. They told the SLBC that they have…

Scaling Up Nutrition Secretariat has held a High-Level Geneva Technical Round Table Meeting.

Scaling Up Nutrition Secretariat has held a High-Level Geneva Technical Round Table Meeting with development partners seeking to address climate change and promote renewable energy and food security. The occasion was graced by both national and international experts that shared…

A cutting-edge instrument has been unveiled with the goal of revolutionising prenatal care across the country.

An innovative tool designed to revolutionize pregnancy care nationwide has been introduced. The PreSTrack digital platform which was launched by the Chief Minister Dr. David Monina Sengeh and Minister of Health Dr. Austin Demby marks a significant move in the…

Increasing the scope of the Nutrition Secretariat’s initiatives to improve national nutrition.

Scaling up Nutrition Secretariat has engaged Parliament’s Caucus Committee to boost nutrition in the country. Part of the venture was to solicit the support of Parliamentarians to advocate for increased budgetary allocation to promote nutrition across the country.

Measles Rubella Vaccination Campaign launched.

The Ministry of Health under the Expanded Programme on Immunization has launched the Measles Rubella Vaccination Campaign targeting about 1.5 million children across the country. The launching at the Family Kingdom, Aberdeen marks the beginning of a week-long measles administration…

The Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources and Chinese Embassy signed a MOU.

The Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources has signed a memorandum of understanding on the implementation of the black Johnson fishing harbor with the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China at the Chinese Embassy in Sierra Leone.