Even before COVID-19 hit, Sierra Leone was facing a dire human capital situation, as evidenced by its education outcomes, which were among the lowest in the region.
In January 2021 we appointed Umu Turay as our first Deputy Country Representative, to work alongside Chernor Barrie. Umu, like Chernor and all of us, is an unpaid volunteer.
Chenor Barrie, our in country representative, reflects on the challenges coronavirus has brought to Sierra Leone.
Kevin Curley reflects on how volunteering enriches lives for Community Action Derby.