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Improving human rights compliance in Sierra Leone’s Correctional Services

The trainings, aim at improving technical capacity of the SLCS with regards to human rights compliance is in line with the Government of Sierra Leone’s 2014 Correctional Services Act.  


UNDP’s work with parliaments contributes to Sierra Leone adoption of resolution on women, peace and security

This successful outcome preceded a series of events in 2018 which included consultative workshops, follow-up meetings with various stakeholders especially the parliamentarians. As a result, the…  


Ensuring Justice is delivered expeditiously and with knowledge

Aimed overall at achieving the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16 (Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions), the training is also intended to empower the court monitors to help popularize the Bail…  


Youth empowerment is key to unleashing their potential

Bangura was among 1,500 applicants who went through the college’s rigorous process and was amongst the six hundred who finally got admitted to the college for a place to study social work.  


Supporting communities for social cohesion through reconciliation dialogue

Along with the Office of the Vice President, UNDP collaborated with five civil society organisations (CSOs) in a coordinated support for community healing and restorative justice.  


Joint UN agencies support the empowerment of women in the media in Sierra Leone

Gender sensitivity and the positive inclusion of women in peacebuilding practices can greatly improve national security and social cohesion. Read about how these journalists and media practitioners…  


Social Good Summit 2018 Sierra Leone: Investing in Youth to achieve the SDGs

This year's theme was 'Leaving no one behind in the digital age' with a Krio localised slogan - Think Tumara.  


RC remarks- From Prisons to Corrections - The Journey So Far

Strengthening of the capacity of the correctional services, contribute directly to the achievement of the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and more specifically to the achievement of Goal…  


Social Good Summit 2018- Think Tumara

We hope this year’s event will inspire young people to take the lead in coming up with ground-breaking innovations.  


A Brush with the Law

In addition to the recent revival of case review and prison courts, UNDP supports the ongoing rehabilitation of Makeni, Mafanta, and Sefadu Correctional Services.  

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