Category Archives: Education

President Julius Maada Bio Commissions 30 Garbage Collection Trucks at State House in Sierra Leone

State House, Freetown� His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has officially commissioned thirty garbage collection trucks, a generous grant from the People's Republic of China, to assist in the government's ongoing cleaning exercise across the coun...

Technologies of trust in epidemic response: openness, reflexivity and accountability during the 2014-2016 Ebola outbreak in West Africa

AbstractTrust is an essential component of successful cooperative endeavours. The global health response to the 2014�2016 West Africa Ebola outbreak confronted historically tenuous regional relationships of trust. Challenging sociopolitical contexts an...

Ebola vaccine is key in ongoing efforts to contain the DRC outbreak

Vaccines are recognised as one of the most powerful tools in controlling and preventing infectious diseases. This despite strong anti-vaccination movements around the globe.It was with vaccine in hand that one of the most dreaded diseases of the last t...

Ebola vaccine is key in ongoing efforts to contain the DRC outbreak

Vaccines are recognised as one of the most powerful tools in controlling and preventing infectious diseases. This despite strong anti-vaccination movements around the globe.It was with vaccine in hand that one of the most dreaded diseases of the last t...

President Julius Maada Bio Meets Chairman of AMEA Power from the United Arab Emirates

State House, Freetown� His Excellency, President Julius Maada Bio, has met at State House with the Chairman of the Africa Middle-East Asia, AMEA Power, Hussain J. AINowais, based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, UAE.AMEA Power is an energy producing com...

Activists Rebuild Home Where Holocaust Memories Can Live On

Last Sunday, January 27, was the day designated by the United Nations as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. It was the 74th anniversary of the day Soviet troops liberated Auschwitz-Birkenau.The camp run by the German Third Reich, located just ove...

Karate Champ Takes On New Foe in France, DRC: Sexual Violence

SAINT-DENIS, FRANCE Women's marches last weekend in cities around the world show just how much attention the #MeToo movement has drawn to the issue of sexual violence. But experts say there is a long way to go. An

President Julius Maada Bio Launches Global Partnership for Education Programme, Commissions Fourteen Teaching Service Commission District Offices

State House, Freetown His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has officially launched the Global Partnership for Education, GPE, programme and commissioned fourteen Teaching Service Commission district offices at the St. Anthony Boys Primary School, ...