This year’s theme for the Social Good Summit 2021 will be ‘Lɛ wi fɛn idia pan Agrikɔlchɔ fɔ mɛk Salone Food ɛn ɛnvironmɛnt sikur’ (Let us Innovate in Agriculture for Food Security & Sustainable Environment in Sierra Leone).
With funding from UNDP, National COVID-19 Emergency Response Centre (NaCOVERC) has deployed some 402 mobilisers and supervisors in Western Area Rural and Urban Districts over 60 days, preparing communities for mass COVID-19 vaccination at ward level.
Recent joint mission to the Jendema Border led by UNDP Deputy Resident Representative- Rokya Ye Dieng and Mano River Union (MRU) Secretary General-Madinah Wesseh found some of our trainees have formed business groups that are leaping into various business ideas.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has recently supported the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Sierra Leone Meteorological Agency (SLMET) with equipment worth thousands of United States Dollars for the establishment of a functional network of coastal climate and sea level rise monitoring systems to support innovative satellite transmissions and hydrodynamic modelling and forecasting facilities.
The Gender Equality Seal incentivizes UNDP Country Offices to integrate gender equality into all aspects of their development work.
A UN country plan to help position Sierra Leone on a surer path towards attaining sustainable development in the wake of COVID-19.

Take action

 

Donate

Become a donor

When we began our work five decades ago, one in three people worldwide lived in poverty. Now? Just one in eight. Let’s finish the job.

Connect with us

Join our social media family

Talk to us and help us advocate for change. 

Shop

Shop UNDP

Think globally, shop virtually. Wear your support on your sleeve with a new t-shirt, grocery bag or other UNDP-themed gear.

About Sierra Leone

Learn more

7 million

Population

52.9%

Income poverty rate

1,529 USD

GNI per capita

0.420

Human Dev. Index

Learn more

UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP Sierra Leone 
Go to UNDP Global