Sierra Leone

Charles Taylor guilty of aiding Sierra Leone war crimes - 26 April 2012

Headline Title:  Charles Taylor guilty of aiding Sierra Leone war crimes International judges in the Hague have found former Liberian president Charles Taylor guilty of aiding and abetting war crimes during the Sierra Leone civil war. Today's Hague verdict for former Liberian leader Charles Taylor is a reminder that no high-ranking state official can evade justice. Media Node:  Charles Taylor Story Location:  United Kingdom 9° 39' 46.2636" N, 11° 51' 54.8424" W See map: Google Maps “While today's conviction brings some measure of justice to the people of Sierra Leone, Taylor and the others sentenced by the Special Court are just the tip of the iceberg.” Source:  Brima Abdulai Sheriff, Director of Amnesty International Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone : les femmes enceintes sont toujours privées de soins médicaux vitaux - 6 September 2011

Les femmes et les jeunes filles en Sierra Leone continuent de faire face à de graves difficultés pour accéder aux soins médicaux lors de la grossesse et de l'accouchement. Teaser image:  Plus d'un an après le lancement du Programme de gratuité des soins, les femmes et les jeunes filles enceintes en Sierra Leone continuent de faire face à de graves difficultés pour accéder aux soins Files:  Le gouvernement a lancé quelques initiatives mais il reste beaucoup à faire.

Sierra Leone: Pregnant women still denied lifesaving medical care - 6 September 2011

Women and girls in Sierra Leone still face serious challenges accessing medical care during pregnancy and childbirth. Teaser image:  More than a year after the launch of the Free Health Care Initiative, pregnant women and girls in Sierra Leone continue to face serious challenges in accessing the drugs and medical care crucial fo Files:  The government has introduced some initiatives but much remains to be done
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La Sierra Leone s’efforçait toujours de dépasser les séquelles de 11 années de guerre civile (1991-2002


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