Category Archives: From the Ground: Program Updates from Sierra Leone

Regular updates on what’s happening with Fambul Tok on the ground in Sierra Leone

Traditional leaders renew pledge to raise domestic revenue

000The Inclusive District Committee(IDC) in Moyamba on Tuesday June 19,2018 called a meeting inviting all Paramount Chiefs,Councilors and community representatives to look at successes,challenges and the way forward for the next one year. Explaining the purpose of such gathering,Development and … Continue reading

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Kailahun Inclusive District Committee reconcile APC, SLPP

000The Kailahun Inclusive District Peace and Development Committee, has as one of the mandates to coordinate all peace and development initiatives in the district in a way that helps all existing sectors,fulfilled their purpose in providing service to communities and … Continue reading

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Sierra Leone’s 2018 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections end

000  CREDIT:Mariama Kargbo Characterized by sporadic violence and hate messages the first round of elections ended with anxiety.However,the Presidential election was too close to call. Such that Marie,a peace mother in Bombali district said ‘we cannot go down this road … Continue reading

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Peace Mothers play vital roles in Sierra Leone’s 2018 elections

000Fambul Tok Peace Mothers,equipped with communication skills and clear understanding of peace messages were able to convince community members to see reason not to engage in any form of violence before and even after the pronouncement of results. Havinggone through … Continue reading

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Fakunya chiefdom showcases impact of People’s Planning Process

000Community members from Fakunya chiefdom in the Moyamba distict have explained at the donor roundtable and dialogue forum how the People’s Planning Process(PPP) which started three years ago,has impacted them in their various sections,as most places are now working in … Continue reading

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