Sierra Leone (19)
Aug 17 2017 3:30pm
Sierra Leone: shocking scale of mudslide deaths is 'very much man-made'
Housing and environmental failures behind human tragedy in Freetown ...
Nov 8 2016 5:05pm
Sierra Leone: Pregnancy ban in schools threatening teenage girls' futures
‘In school they do not really teach us about family planning. They thi...
Nov 25 2015 2:39pm
Girls in Sierra Leone need us
By Hassatou Sambou, Country Coordinator for Senegal, Sierra Leone and ...
Mar 30 2015 12:21pm
Sierra Leone: Preventing pregnant girls from taking exams is discriminatory warns Amnesty
“This is the latest blow for girls in Sierra Leone who have already...
Nov 6 2014 10:23pm
Living with Ebola in Freetown: 'It feels like the whole country is in quarantine'
Since the first cases of Ebola were reported in March, life in Sierra ...
Nov 7 2013 4:43pm
EU Court ruling a setback for LGBTI refugees
Amnesty International and the International Commission of Jurists reac...
Jul 30 2013 4:30pm
Zimbabwe elections: Amnesty directors in Africa speak out
When Zimbabwe’s elections were last held in 2008, the resulting violen...
May 31 2012 5:39pm
Atrocities in the DRC - another reason for an #armstreaty
The Guardian reports today that ‘villagers and townspeople in eastern ...
Apr 26 2012 5:41pm
No head of state should rest easy – today a precedent has been set – Taylor-made justice will catch up with you in the end
Justice is a dish best served, even if it is lukewarm, and today it ha...
Sep 5 2011 12:00am
Sierra Leone: Pregnant Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights still denied lifesaving medical care - new report
More than a year after the launch of the country’s “Free Health Care I...