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Sierra Leone News: Reporting on climate change is essential
Sierra Leone News: New vaccine for typhoid approved
Dutch photojournalist documents climate change
Creating a flood resilient city: Moving from disaster response to disaster resilience in Ibadan
Sierra Leone News: Calling for environment-friendly manifestos
In Senegal, a call to invest in people and the planet
The day the mountain fell: Sierra Leone's mudslide
Climate Change: World Bank pushes for smart technologies
2017 Sierra Leone mudslides and the morning after
Sierra Leone presidential election: Meet the candidates
UN signals new era of partnership with Africa
... Osun State, advocated tree planting to save the continent from the possible negative effect of climate change. The participating countries at the forum include The Gambia, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Niger, Benin Republic, Chad, Senegal, Kenya, Tanzania, Guinea Bissau, Cameroon, Liberia, Togo, Congo, ...
Two cities, San Francisco and Freetown, brace for climate change using vastly different methodologies. San Francisco's developers are building expensive real estate on floodplains as officials try to heed expert projections on future sea levels. On the other side of the world, a deadly mudslide caused by ...
The episode then looks at how years of civil war in Sierra Leone caused migration from rural areas to hillside slums in urban Freetown. Rocks to build homes were pulled from hillsides and slums expanded without infrastructure, contributing to massive floods and mudslides as unprecedented rainfall hit ...
What experts said caused that landslide should be a telling lesson for not only Sierra Leone, but all of Africa, as to the attitudes to issues of environmentalism. The experts kept warning people: do not build houses or chop wood for cooking or grow anything above the “Green Line” – above the middle of ...
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Sierra Leone has funded ... and talked about the vulnerability of Sierra Leone to climate change.
Freetown has been plagued by heavy rains and flooding yearly since 2008, and was still reeling from an Ebola epidemic that killed 4,000 people when the mudslide struck. Conservationist Amarasekaren believes climate change is also taking its toll on a city that suffers heavy rains every year. “Climate ...
The new tool is expected to harness the latest Earth observation and satellite technology to help Kenya, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Ghana, and Tanzania combat the climate change. The launch was followed by in-depth training for government representatives of participating countries, so that they can ...
Like many in the poor West African nation, she had no choice but to live in a place where experts had long warned that deforestation and rampant construction could bring disaster - and where many fear it could happen again as heavy rains become more severe due to climate change. "Who would live ...
Kenya plans to use satellite data in order to combat climate change, ... Senegal, Sierra Leone, Ghana, and Tanzania combat the climate change.
Sierra Leone's second action plan covers a diverse range of issues including gender violence, waste management, climate change and elections.
As the United Nations meets on a major climate summit this week, the UN Secretary General, António Guterres, said that none of the world's ...
Global warming is real and deforestation has been a contributing factor. Deforestation is a global environmental challenge. Sierra Leone like the rest ...
In production since 2006, Earth Focusfeatures in-depth reports on key issues such as endangered species, climate change, environmental health and ...
Since I've been in Freetown—all of four days—I've bought multiple meals and asked ... And so, when I see people on the streets of Freetown, or even my ... as much publicity about the contributions of plastic bags to climate change, ...
FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – One again on July 3rd, EARTHCARE presented to summer campers attending the ICAN Summer Camp at the Kevin ...
BARCELONA - Grinding poverty and climate change are pushing communities in West. Africa's Sahel region into the arms of extremist groups like ...
The UNDP pointed out that Sierra Leone's coastal areas are increasingly vulnerable to the impacts of global climate change. The combined effects of ...
The organisation has warned that climate change is having a harmful impact ... Papua New Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia get around double the ...
Sierra Leone has been ranked as the third most vulnerable country in the world to adverse effects of climate change, after Bangladesh and Guinea ...
Because of climate change, Sierra Leone is expected to witness increased flooding and landslides, such as the Freetown disaster in 2017 that killed ...
A historic coastal town in Sierra Leone could completely disappear within 20 ... The flooding situation is even made worse by climate change, which ...
September 1, 2018 Environmental Journalism Web Desk. SUKKUR: Sincere and concerted efforts are needed to tackle malnutrition in vulnerable ...
Nigerian President calls for global action on climate change, Lake Chad crisis ... Get a daily dose of Sierra Leone Times news through our daily email, ...
Drought in the Horn of Africa, flooding in East Africa, mudslides in Sierra Leone, snow in high altitude areas of the Sahara Desert. Superstorms ...
Sierra Leone News: APPA, NCD to set weeks celebration on International ... and responsive to emerging challenges such as migration and climate change”. ... manage political and administrative transition of power in Sierra Leone.
It is against this backdrop that the European Union Delegation in collaboration with Shout Climate Change Africa (SCCA); Sierra Leone Consortium ...
The concerns of the Pacific Islands, on the front line of climate change, are at the heart of the United Nations work, said Secretary-General Antonio ...
A UN climate change expert panel determined in a special report on Monday that the world needs to move much faster and more dramatically, if global ...
The Sierra Leone president talked to CGTN about a range of issues related to the challenges facing his country, plans ... On climate change, President Bio noted that log harvesting is still going on, but the government has launched a ...
GENEVA - The World Food Program warns climate change will have a devastating impact on agriculture and the ability of people to feed themselves.
In Sierra Leone, UN Women says rural women represent 70% of the ... affected by poverty, inequality, exclusion and the effects of climate change.
... Board of Directors of the Sierra Leone Schools Green Club (SLSGC) – Rev James Davies, expressed concern about the dangers of climate change.
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 21 October 2018: Climate change is hitting Sierra Leone very hard. Recent tragic disasters, caused by heavy rains in the ...
The world's leading climate scientists have warned there is only a dozen years for global warming to be kept to a maximum of 1.5C, beyond which ...
DAKAR - African island states this week said they need more help to cope with the health impacts of climate change, from worsening nutrition to a ...
People in the coastal region of the vast African country are being encouraged to combat the effects of climate change by changing the way they live ...
This plan is in response to international commitments and national needs for climate change adaptation, so the Government of Sierra Leone through ...
Climate change is already hurting the global economy and will cost the US hundreds of billions of dollars annually by century's end unless drastic ...
Freetown working to become more climate resilient .... to determine what needs to be done for the town to become more resilient to climate change.
PARIS - Humanity is falling further behind in the race against climate change, with the gap between greenhouse gas emissions and levels needed to ...
“Housing is becoming increasingly important to health in light of urban growth, ageing populations and climate change”, say the new guidelines.
“At the forefront of the fight against climate change in Africa, the African ... Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and South Sudan.
'Climate change is an existential threat to the world's poorest and most vulnerable. These new targets demonstrate how seriously we are taking this ...
Efforts to mobilize the cash needed to ensure that climate change does not lead to the irreversible damage of Tunisia's coastline are being undertaken ...
Sierra Leone News: Freetown East still crying for water ... To complicate matters, climate change and the negative behavior of lawless persons on the ...
Freetown, Mattapoisett bog projects designated 'priority' by state .... that environmental assets are able to adapt to the impacts of climate change.”.
Freetown bog project designated 'priority' by state .... state in ensuring that environmental assets are able to adapt to the impacts of climate change.”.
FMO unveils Global Forestry Program to mitigate climate change ... companies operating in Ghana and Sierra Leone in West Africa and Laos in ...
“When you empower women in the context of climate change you empower a family, a community and a country,” says Dana Elhassan, senior gender ...
AFP PHOTO / Society 4 climate change communication Sierra Leone / STR / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE – MANDATORY CREDIT “AFP ...
Other stories on the Global Times include Sierra Leone's commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change and the crowning of the Sierra Leone ...
As part of the organization's vision of seeing Sierra Leone and the world free from the anthropogenic climate effects, Shout Climate Change Africa ...
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 19 December 2018: The curtain has fallen on COP24 , this year's global climate summit held in Katowice, Poland. However ...
The construction of sand dams which retain water above and below sand bars, is improving access to water supplies for people in Somalia as the ...
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 06 January 2019: The Sierra Leone Schools Green Club (SLSGC) and the Society for Climate Change Communication ...
Bonthe is a world away from Freetown but only a 145km drive. ... a risk of sinking in the midst of climate change, global warming and rising sea levels.
The project has been jointly developed by a partnership involving the Sierra Leone School Green Club and the Society for Climate Change ...
Climate change and deforestation are to blame. It matters because ... His most recent expedition took him to Sierra Leone in December. He and his ...
... world's coffee supplies are “at risk of extinction” due to climate change, fungal pathogens, or, as he saw in Sierra Leone, the erosion of their habitats.
Four of the five top risks to the world, according to the Report, are posed by the elements: failure to mitigate the effects of climate change; floods and ...
In Sierra Leone, UN Women said, rural women represent 70% of the ... affected by poverty, inequality, exclusion and the effects of climate change.
The United Nations chief says the world is losing the race with climate change and "this can be a disaster for Africa" and beyond. Antonio Guterres ...
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 25 February 2019: A climate change and environmental management pilot project funded by the UK based charity – the ...
On 8th June last year, Germany was elected a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for the 2019 and 2020 term. According ...
The Executive Director for Climate Change, Environment & Forest Conservation Consortium Sierra Leone (CEFCON-SL), Haja Kaday Sesay said ...
When she went viral I listened to her speech at Davos and it got me involved in climate change. I am too young to vote, but we want our voices heard.
The Executive Director for Climate Change, Environment & Forest Sierra Leone (CEFCON-SL), Haja Kaday Sesay said the catchment area has dried ...
The increasing number of natural disasters and dangers linked to climate change, highlighted in a major UNreportreleased on Thursday, represents ...
Over the years, both manmade problems and climate change has had a negative impact on the environment. Sierra Leone is no exception, which has ...
Full of beans – rediscovering the lost coffee of Sierra Leone ... Dr Davis explains, “the taste of this Sierra Leone Highland Coffee is said to be better ... and drier conditions, which makes it more resilient to climate change and drought.
Sierra Leone News: Lost coffee discovered in Sierra Leone ... Davis explains, “The taste of this Sierra Leone Highland Coffee is said to be better ... and drier conditions, which makes it more resilient to climate change and drought.
Pension funds in South Africa have a legal obligation to account for the financial effects of climate change on their investments, according to two ...
After I graduated from college I went to Sierra Leone, in West Africa, with the Peace Corps. I was there for about four and a half years. I was working in ...
Tourism
Sierra Leone introduces tourist fee for historic Slave Trade post
Air transport in Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone and Israel Advance Diplomatic Ties in Seoul
Sierra Leone and Israel Advance Diplomatic Ties in Seoul
Sierra Leone News: Mudslide inquiry a must
East Africa to lead African cities' expansion
Sierra Leone News: Samura Kamara will debate and disclose assets
Sierra Leone News: Kono Chief Sundu recognized by MRC
Port expansion project commences in Sierra Leone
As Sierra Leone's complications slacken, hotel investment finds fertile ground
Emir holds session of talks with President of Sierra Leone
Two new airlines to fly Freetown route
Fearing Tourist Drought, Cape Town Charts a New Relationship with Water
Turkish Airlines launches flights to Sierra Leone
Turkish Airlines' flight destinations tops 300 with new route to Sierra Leone
Turkish Airlines launches flights to Freetown
Magnificent country that are least visited by tourists (PHOTO)
Cultural policy in Sierra Leone
Work begins on Mamamah Airport in Sierra Leone
Corruption, education, jobs - Sierra Leone's new president Bio faces tough task
He underscored that the Finance and Economic Sector will look into, all MDAs that are dealing with revenue generation including Ministry of Mines, Agriculture, Tourism, Fishery, Central Bank, Commercial Banks, NRA and NASSIT. He added that the Social and Human Development Sector will look into ...
... training, women's empowerment, education and job creations among many others. He expressed concerns that representatives will do justice in selling the good image of the nation and showcase areas of investments in the extractives, education, agricultural and tourism sectors as well. MK/16/4/18
It is estimated that Sierra Leone needs about $500 million investment in its energy, water, fishing, agriculture, forestry and tourism sectors, if it is to create the hundreds of thousands of jobs that are needed to address chronic levels of long-term unemployment and poverty. The Commonwealth Trade ...
Christianity has a very significant tie to the history of Sierra Leone therefore the tour guard did not delay to point out some historic church buildings such as the Maroon Church as well as the St. George's Cathedral which lay in the centre of the city of Freetown. These were among the sites that the ...
The Animal Welfare Society is a non-profit organization founded in 1988 and works with the Ministry of Agriculture, Freetown City Council and the Ministry of Health. SLAWS seeks to humanely reduce the numbers of stray dogs in Freetown and to provide education in responsible animal ownership. 19/4/ ...
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 22 April 2018: After a week of successful Commonwealth Summit in London, president Julius Maada Bio arrived in Doha, Qatar yesterday, Saturday 21st April 2018, for a state visit on the invitation of the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, says Sierra Leone's State ...
Over the years, Qatar has been very supportive to Sierra Leone providing humanitarian, medical and relief assistance to Sierra Leone when the country was hit by floods and Ebola. The diplomatic successes of President Bio in less than three weeks in office has shown a great President admired at home ...
In a short statement, the Chairman of the Governance Transition Team, Professor David J. Francis said that Qatar should take Sierra Leone as its strategic economic hub for West Africa because of its huge potentials. He also highlighted several areas including tourism, fisheries and the need for ...
... and the prospects for enhancing bilateral cooperation. They focused especially on agriculture, education, tourism, infrastructure and investment opportunities. The talks also dealt with the most relevant regional and international issues. The President of Sierra Leone was awarded an official reception ...
He was quoted as saying Qatar should take Sierra Leone as its strategic economic hub for West Africa because of its huge potential. Prof. Francis cited tourism and fisheries, as well as aviation sectors as potential areas of investment. According to the Presidency, the new Sierra Leonean government has ...
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) said that an increase in tourism means that more people are leaving trash at the world's most iconic sites, so people need to ... In Sierra Leone, people have started engaging themselves in plastic recycling trade business.
Resolution expert and academic, Dr. Memunatu Pratt, who was appointed Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs. Another academic, Mr. Raymond de'Souza George, who unsuccessfully contested for the Freetown Mayor, was appointed Minister of Works and Public Assets. Former minister in the Ernest ...
In fulfilling the challenges of establishing an inclusive government, president Julius Maada Bio of Sierra Leone is today reported by State House to have ... Minister of Local Government and Rural Development – Mr. Anthony Y Brewah (South); Minister of Tourism and Culture – Mrs. Memunatu B. Pratt ...
He also said that his new Government is determined to diversify the economy through agriculture, tourism and marine resources. President Bio told Ouattara that his administration will improve governance in the mining sector, so that the natural resources can benefit the people of Sierra Leone.
Sami Aydogan, general manager for Turkish Airlines in Kuwait, said: “Turkish Airlines has become a leading choice for both business and leisure travellers from Kuwait and we continue to exceed customer expectations, strengthen our network and steadily grow our market share locally. Travel agencies ...
Parliament of Sierra Leone today, Tuesday 8 May 2018, debated and ... today: Mrs. Memunatu Baby Pratt – Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs; ...
My victory is not only for myself or the Sierra Leone People's Party, but also for the people of this great nation. This historic victory demonstrates the ...
My victory is not only for myself or the Sierra Leone People's Party, but also for the ... of economic growth with special focus on agriculture, marine and tourism. ... Global Hunger Index 2017 ranks Sierra Leone as the third hungriest ...
The Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone, WU Peng and the Egyptian Ambassador to Sierra Leone, Maher Elmhdy joined the National Tourist Board ...
The Emiri welcomed the Sierra Leone president, congratulating him and wishing him success. The Emir stressed that the visit will push bilateral ...
Sierra Leone News: Painting of Bai Bureh from historic photo at Museum ... including the Paramount Hotel and the Ministry of Tourism in Freetown.
President Koroma's Report on the state of Sierra Leone handed to ..... Our transformation of Sierra Leone's tourism potential is simply unrivalled in the ...
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 15 May 2018: ..... Our transformation of Sierra Leone's tourism potential is simply unrivalled in the last several decades.
Africa Tourism Board is also welcoming tourism leaders from around Africa and ... The ATB Tourism security and wellness summit in Sierra Leone and ...
The general public is hereby informed that it has pleased His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio to announce the following appointments subject ...
Minister of Tourism and Culture -Memunatu B. Pratt Minister of Labour and Social Security -Adekunle Milton King Minister of Works and Public Assets ...
•develop an improved web portal for tourism promotions ... •strengthen Audit Service Sierra Leone and Non-State Actors in monitoring public spending
Sierra Leone parliament makes further ministerial approvals ... Mr. William Illawim Kongkatee Robinson-Deputy Minister of Tourism and Culture; Ms.
A marathon organised by a London-based charity has helped bring tourism to Sierra Leone and raise funds for some of the world's poorest children.
In 1898, one Sierra Leone's most celebrated warriors, Bai Bureh was ... On Friday 25 May 2018, the Minister of Tourism and Culture, Memunatu Pratt, ...
In a very detailed exposition on the subject of the potential for tourism in Sierra Leone President Maada Bio made it clear that he has thought long and ...
... Mauritius to diversify its economy from sugar into textiles and tourism, and recently into luxury real estate, offshore banking and medical tourism.
Sierra Leone's economic recovery is far too reliant on the mining industry, ... Key sectors such as tourism, forestry, building construction, fishing, ...
The Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Madam Memunatu Pratt (in ... The Sierra Leone Association of Hospitality and Tourism Professions and ...
In a drive to promote Sierra Leone's tourism through sports, the Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone (SWASAL) last Friday paid a courtesy call ...
In a drive to promote Sierra Leone's tourism through sports, the Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone (SWASAL) last Friday paid a courtesy call to ...
The Mayor of the Freetown City Council (FCC) Yvonne Aki Sawyerr has ... adult and skills development, job creation with a tourism sector focus), 3.
The Lumley beach, stretching between Aberdeen and Lumley is one of Sierra Leone's tourist attractions. But this stretch of natural beauty has not been ...
In his foreward to the Sierra Leone People's Party Manifesto, 2018, as then Presidential ..... The model is to be replicated in other tourism sites.
... in the tourism industry including the Monument and Relics Commission, the Sierra Leone National Museum and the Sierra Leone National Railway ...
Sierra Leone News: On subpar Salone bureacracy ... If this country wants to increase its tourism and world image, then welcoming in foreigners and ...
Recently the Chinese Ambassador Wu Peng met with Sierra Leone's Minister of Trade and Industry, and former Minister of Tourism, Bayuku Konteh.
New Delhi [India] Aug 4(ANI): The year 2017 was a record-breaking year for tourism from India to the UK with 562,000 Indians visiting the country.
New Delhi, [India] Aug 11 (ANI): Union Minister KJ Alphons said incessant rainfall in Kerala has created a roadblock for tourism in the state, a month ...
The Sierra Leone government has urged hospitality businesses to strike a balance between profit making and environmental protection. Tourism ...
When I was a young child, I had nearly three months off between academic years. In the US, this break is called our “summer break”. Each year ...
Speaking on the theme of the seminar “The Role of Sierra Leone Diplomatic Missions/Embassies in Promoting Tourism,” during his keynote address, ...
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 30 August 2018: ... was seen in industrial cooperation in sectors such as manufacturing, finance, tourism, and aviation.
It was started in 1995 and is the only such facility in Sierra Leone. ... home, or one of the best tourist sites because of the fact that we blend tourism and ...
BRUSSELS, Belgium - In the latest edition of its Tourism Highlights, the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has revealed that the number of ...
Sierra Leone's fourth licensing round has been suspended for up to six months ... A week earlier, Bio made a state visit to China and was welcomed by ...
Air travellers to Sierra Leone and Liberia have been hit by report from KLM ... This news comes as the government of Sierra Leone and the mayor of ...
The Sierra Leone government has taken a giant leap towards fulfilling a promise to use pageantry to promote the country's culture and tourism.
In a bid to boost tourism to the country, South Africa is finalising a number of visa waiver agreements with other countries, allowing travellers to enter ...
The Group promised to visit Sierra Leone in November 2018 to evaluate the country's tourism opportunities and strengths with a view to marketing ...
According to Sierra Leone's state house communication, the singer will ... government rebrand and market Sierra Leone's potential to boost tourism ...
Miss Sierra Leone, Sarah Laura Tucker, will become the face of Sierra Leone at the International French Travel Market (IFTM) tourism fair, from ...
The Ministry of Tourism and Culture was also unable to comment, nevertheless, KLM halting operations in Sierra Leone is not a welcome tiding for the ...
KTB CEO further indicated that bilateral discussions are ongoing between the Tourism ministries of Kenya and Sierra Leone to enhance collaboration ...
Kenya is counting on Africa as a key source market for tourists. ... between the Kenyan and Sierra Leone Tourism ministries to enhance collaboration.
Radier said bilateral discussions were ongoing between the tourism ministries of Kenya and Sierra Leone to step up collaboration and travel from ...
A recent visit by the Regional Director of the International Civil Aviation Organisation, Mam Sait Jallow has given renewed hope to the Sierra Leone ...
Sierra Leone must do more to develop its tourism industry, if it is to attract greater numbers of tourists into the country. And a new international airport ...
Sierra Leone scraps controversial Chinese airport deal ... Sierra Leone's new government has finally announced the cancellation of a ... Lungi is tedious and the old government argued that it was affecting tourism and investment.
One of the leading global tour operators in tourism Thomas Cook is planning to visit and assess Sierra Leone in the coming months. The Minister of ...
The Government of Sierra Leone has on Tuesday 2nd October signed a $20 ... focussing on investment in fisheries, agriculture and tourism,” she said.
Sierra Leone News: Govt. terminates contract services for Mamamah Airport ... The argument was that the airport would help diversify the economy, in the first instance by growing the tourism and hospitality sector. But this argument ...
More money into fisheries, tourism and agriculture is not going to be the full solution. We need ... This is not good for Sierra Leone,” Gayle explained.
Sierra Leone's Tourism Ministry has launched a campaign to discourage the online publication of negative news about the country.Tourism Minister ...
The German Ambassador to Sierra Leone, Horst Gruner, and the new ... tourism, cultural exchanges, fisheries, health among others for the benefit of ...
“Sand-mining is a calamity for the tourism industry,” said the EPA. “Anywhere in the world, sand is the resource of tourism, but now our beaches are ...
Members of the Bonthe District family have engaged President Bio at State House on the development of Bonthe District's tourism and agriculture ...
The Minister of Tourism and Culture, Dr. Memunatu B. Pratt has disclosed that Tourism is an environmentally dependent sector and also one of the ...
Mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr said that the Freetown City Council (FCC) will ... skills development, job creation with a tourism focus and sanitation.
Click here to find out more about the African Tourism Board meeting on ... Junisa Precious Gbeteh Sallu Kallon, Sierra Leone, chief executive officer, ...
Speaking during a Sierra Leone press conference at WTM London on Monday, Dr. Memunatu B. Prat, Sierra Leone's minister of tourism and culture, ...
... bridge to connect the airport to the capital city of Freetown — as part of a broader vision to transform Lungi into a hub for tourism and commerce.
Fattion Arts Design is a furniture manufacturing business, which uses bamboo plant to design different artifacts. The industry is focusing on creativity, ...
The safety and security of all individuals coming into Sierra Leone for work, tourism, development, investment and other matters should be a top ...
... Exhibition on the theme “Promoting free education through tourism”. ... Minister of Tourism, Madam Memunatu B. Pratt reiterated that Sierra Leone is ...
Minister Madam Memunatu B. Pratt, Minister of Tourism for Sierra Leone, shared her vision for African tourism and outlined challenges and welcomed ...
Andrew Keili: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 7 November 2018: ... investment in the agriculture, fisheries, and tourism sectors; (vi) deepening structural and ...
Barely two weeks into his post, Sierra Leone's newly appointed High ... Commissioner Lamina will join Sierra Leone's minister of tourism – Madam ...
The country's tourism Minister is Memunatu Pratt. (Picture: Memunatu Pratt, Sierra Leone's Minister of Tourism and Culture Credit: BBC) ...
The African Tourism Board (ATB) is reality and a list of distinguished ... Cooke, the ministers of tourism from Sierra Leone, Mauritius among others.
"Tourism in Sierra Leone is an important growing national service industry. Beaches and other natural habitats are the biggest parts of the nation's ...
Sierra Leone artist Arkman has received support from his country's ministry of tourism ahead of the Arkman Annual Beach Fiesta and Tourism/Cultural ...
London - It is very important that South Africans are warm, welcoming and friendly to tourists, because the more time these tourists spend in SA, the ...
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. ... Organisation; and Hon Dr. Memunatu Pratt, Sierra Leone's Minister of Tourism & Culture.
The organization, which is part of the International Coalition of Tourism ... and Hon Dr. Memunatu Pratt, Sierra Leone's Minister of Tourism & Culture.
Jose Gonçalves, Cape Verde's Minister of Tourism; Hon. ... Organisation; and Hon Dr. Memunatu Pratt, Sierra Leone's Minister of Tourism & Culture.
Aspiring Miss West Africa to promote tourism & raise awareness on cyber ... The Miss West Africa Sierra Leone Competition will be organized by ...
He said the four-lane bridge will unlock tremendous opportunities for Freetown municipality including tourism, sustainability, accessibility and easy ...
BEIJING, China - The woes of one customer in China, have managed to provoke a nationwide investigation into five-star hotels, dragging even ...
IKOGOSI, NIGERIA - Deola Akeju stood under the gushing waterfalls of Ikogosi in western Nigeria, laughing with her friends and other travelers as ...
... focus is on agriculture, tourism, marine resources, “we will do quite a lot to support those sectors ranging from taxes as indirectly they will be creating ...
Sierra Leone: Parliament concludes debate on the 2019 budget ... The Parliament of Sierra Leone has on Monday 19th November 2018 on the ... He called on Government to improve on agriculture, fisheries and tourism to attract ...
A member of the Agro Tourism Committee and a pioneer of the event, ... Sierra Leone Award and the hosting of the biggest Agro-Tourism exhibition ...
The British High Commissioner – Mr. Guy Warrington was on a courtesy visit to the Sierra Leone High Commission in London, on Thursday, 13th ...
Other awardees whose environmental activism was appreciated were: Memunatu Pratt – Minister Of Tourism And Culture – Environmental Conscious ...
CEBU, December 28 (PIA)--The tourism industry of Minglanilla town is seen to boost with the full operations of Anjo World, the first theme park in the ...
Bonthe is a world away from Freetown but only a 145km drive. ... beautiful places in the country with a very rich history in tourism, education, business, ...
At the close of the 2018 Agro-Tourism & Cultural Festival on Bonthe Island, President Julius Maada Bio informed residents that his administration is ...
The unveiling ceremony took place at the conference hall of the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Brookfields in Freetown. Foday Jalloh, who ...
Addis Ababa — Ethiopia and Sierra Leone have expressed their desire to ... The visit aims to boost and enhance the bilateral and diplomatic ties ...
Sierra Leone News: Solar streetlights cursed by accidents and theft ... The authorities assured that in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism and ...
Pottal Fii Bhantal Fulbeh Sierra Leone, a community development ... Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Memunatu Pratt, lauded the effort of the ...
New Delhi [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Eyeing enhancement of tourism trade with India, South Africa's Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom will undertake a ...
President Julius Maada Bio launches Transform Freetown initiative, ... to boost revenue mobilisation, promoting tourism and the informal settlements ...
... promoting tourism and the many informal settlements that are dotted across ... The Mayor of Freetown Municipality, Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, said that ...
Freetown could be best described as a cluster of organized confusion. The 'Transform Freetown' initiative by Freetown City Council (FCC), which was ... boost revenue mobilisation, promoting tourism and the informal settlements as ...
SLIEPA briefs Whitaker Group and Invest Africa about sierra Leone ... opportunities that Sierra Leone has to offer, including agribusiness, tourism, ...
Sierra Leone News: Iran celebrates 40th Anniversary of Islamic Victory ... medicines, infrastructure, agriculture and tourism among other gains. During ...
Sierra Leone's complex touristic potentials have for many years been drowned by news of conflict, disease, corruption and natural disasters.
Last Tuesday, Sierra Leone's vice president – Dr Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh launched the country's new tourism promotion brochure – a highly colourful ...
Desperate to rebrand the country's image, Sierra Leone's government has unveiled a Tourist Information center to facilitate access to information by ...
The Algeria Ambassador accredited to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, S.E.M Fassih Kabah, ended a working visit to the Sierra Leone Investment ...
Accompanied by a high-powered delegation, President Bio jetted into Banjul Tuesday for his first state visit since he emerged victorious in the last ...
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 21 February 2019: President Julius Maada Bio who is on a state visit to The Gambia, yesterday told journalists at a joint press ...
After nearly a year in office, Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, the mayor of Freetown, ... Building the tourism industry is also part of her grand plan for the capital, ...
Sierra Leone's minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation – Dr. Alie Kabba, has concluded a four-day working visit to the UK, hosted by ...
Sierra Leone will welcome Dr. Jane Goodall (DBE, anthropologist and UN Messenger of Peace), the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, during ...
The Sierra Leone National Tourist Board and Ministry of Tourism recently told the press at World Travel Market in London that the country wanted to ...
The island and the fort's remains are protected under Sierra Leone's Ministry of Tourism and Monuments and Relics Commission. There is an ...
Amin Kef: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 24 February 2019: Once devastated by war and conflict, Sierra Leone is often overlooked as an attractive tourist ...
My visit here is to widen, deepen and to further strengthen the relationship that Sierra Leone and The Gambia have enjoyed for a very long time,” he ...
President Julius Maada Bio who is on a state visit to The Gambia, yesterday told journalists at a joint press conference held in Banjul by the Sierra ...
Commented on her upcoming visit to Sierra Leone, Dr. Jane Goodall – founder of the Jane Goodall Institute, said: “I'm looking forward to my visit to ...
Jane Goodall is traveling to Sierra Leone to celebrate the anniversary of a journey she took there 27 years ago and also to help kick off a new tourism ...
Sierra Leone Telegraph: 26 February 2019: ... President Bio told the German foreign minister that Sierra Leone is enjoying a very good ... diamonds and gold but also on agriculture, tourism and other areas as multiple revenue base.
World Bank supports the Bio led government of Sierra Leone ... Mr Kerali (Photo) said the purpose of his visit is to follow up on the discussions ...
Sierra Leone News: BADEA, OFID, Saudi Fund on education support ... the School of Tourism and a multi-storey building at the Ministry's headquarter.
Sierra Leone banks on wildlife conservation to help rekindle its tourism industry nearly two decades after the end of the civil war, which claimed some ...
A statement released ahead of her arrival in the country said Dr Goodall's tour of Sierra Leone highlighted the emerging conservation movement in the ...
The Research and Development Officer and the Education and Outreach Officer of Sierra Leone's Monuments and Relics Commission have ...
Sierra Leone is expanding its tourism horizons and, after a successful visit from world-renowned conservationist Jane Goodall, the country is ramping ...
Tourism means a lot for the future of Sierra Leone. We see it as an entry point for re-branding Sierra Leone. We want to send a strong signal to the ...
Tourism was identified in Sierra Leone's New Direction Manifesto as one of the key drivers for socio-economic development, diversification, and ...
I am committed to doing what I can in Sierra Leone. You have wonderful forests that people from around the world would be excited to visit. I thank you ...
In 1961, diamond-rich Botswana and Sierra Leone had approximately the same per capita ... By contrast, Sierra Leone's recent history is a tragedy. ... Needless to say that tourism has also become a significant contributor to the local ...
Sierra Leone's economy is in dire need of external financial support to ... jobs, but key economic sectors with growth potential such as fishery, tourism, ...
Marine Tourism market research report 2015-2024 provides the newest industry data and industry future trends, allowing you to identify the products ...
Booming travel and tourism industry is one of the major factors fueling the demand in the hotels industry. In addition, with large number of multinational ...
New global sites and buildings taking part in Tourism Ireland's Global Greening 2019 include: The Cotton Tree in Freetown, Sierra Leone, the historic ...
The jointly launched 'UNWTO-WTCF City Tourism Performance Research', is an instrument with a set of criteria and a platform for exchange of ...
President of Sierra Leone Julius Maada Bio has commended the sound commitment and the sustained efforts ... offers investors huge business opportunities in infrastructures, agriculture, renewable energies, tourism…, he added.
The campaign highlights Ireland's profile globally while also shedding a spotlight on well-known attractions in emerging tourist markets. Sierra Leone ...
We are delighted to partner with Freetown City Council in support of its objectives to beautify Freetown and promote tourism as a means of creating ...
We welcome the initiative and commitments of the Government of Sierra Leone to growing the tourism sector, including progress towards streamlining ...
REPRO FREE 14/03/2019, The Hague, The Netherlands – Tourism ...... REPRO FREE 13/03/2019, Freetown, Sierra LeoneTourism Ireland's annual ...
The Space Tourism Market report intends to provide cutting-edge market intelligence and help decision makers take sound investment evaluation.
Medical Tourism Market 2019 report contains a focused socio-economic, political, and environmental analysis of the factors affecting the Medical ...
Sierra Leone's minister of agriculture and forestry, Mr. Joseph Jonathan ... the ministry of agriculture, ministry of fisheries, and ministry of tourism.
Marine Tourism market research report 2015-2024 report portrays definition, an investigation of significant improvements in the market, profound ...
On the other hand, the country is emerging as a hotspot for global tourists with a wide range of attractive destinations from the Himalayas to oceans.
The Sierra Leone government is set to host a forum in Ghana this week, in an ... Energy, Marine Resources and Tourism, said the High Commissioner.
“We believe that investing in young people's, in health, in security, in agriculture, in tourism and security, and in education is the best way for Africa to ...
Free Education in Sierra Leone: Interview with Minister Alpha Timbo ... DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - In light of Sierra Leone's new free education program, ... about every sector from technology to education, economics and tourism.
Space Tourism market research report 2015-2024 helps businessman/investor avoiding unpleasant surprises. Intuition and experience can be helpful ...
He had A1 in Economics, A1 in Civic Education, A1 in Tourism, A1 in ... WAEC in Freetown Sierra Leone, the three candidates were honoured with the ...
As tourism is a mainstay of Botswana's economy, lifting the hunting ban could, the poll suggests, have severe economic consequences and damage ...
Cyril Barnes: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 31 March 2019: ... Maada Bio's electoral victory as president of Sierra Leone came as a result of the ... President Bio has prioritised education, health, energy, agriculture, tourism and sports.
Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Jonathan Joseph Ndanema, said in 2018 at the Agro-Tourism Festival in Bonthe Municipal Island that his ...
Sierra Leone Business: Salone services sector growth declined in 2018 ... manufacturing and services (Cameroon, Congo and Gabon); tourism and ...
Travel and tourism in South Africa contributed 1.5 million jobs and R425.8bn to the economy in 2018, representing 8.6% of all economic activity in the ...
The CEO of South African Tourism, Sisa Ntshona, has been suspended, the board said in a statement on Tuesday afternoon. The board is ...
The Senior Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Joseph T. Kanu, testified as the 3rd prosecution witness in an alleged ...
The precautionary suspension of SA Tourism (SAT) CEO Sisa Ntshona on Tuesday has left industry experts "shocked", with some saying that the ...
A year after taking office as Sierra Leone's fifth president, Julius Maada Bio believes his ... During a visit to the United States last month, he addressed the Harvard Kennedy ... Sierra Leone is a place where democracy has taken hold.
Aki-Sawyerr always made regular trips to Sierra Leone to visit her parents and siblings and started going home more frequently during the Ebola ...
VOA's Halima Athumani in Kampala contributed to this report. Uganda security teams have rescued an American woman and her driver who had been ...
... grant-aid support will be welcomed by the people of Sierra Leone, there is growing call for more to be done by respective ministers to get the tourism ...
President Bio's government is working for the people of Sierra Leone to build on his commitment to deliver and make Sierra Leone open for business.
Minister Madam Memunatu B. Pratt, the Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs for Sierra Leone, among many others. African Tourism Board ...
The Chief Executive Officer of Art Resourceful Tourism Sierra Leone (ARTSL), Sheka B. A. Mansaray, yesterday 11 April 2019, in a press briefing ...
Andrew Keili: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 13 April 2019: ... from duties and taxes, the traditional and expected sources of major revenue-mining, tourism, ...
AWA started operations in 2012 and now operates a fleet of 8 all-jet aircraft across 8 destinations throughout Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia and Sierra Leone ...
Doreen Archer-Campbell will represent Sierra Leone for Miss Mano River Union ... herself or her college but she will be flying the banner of Sierra Leone. ... as a combination of advocacy and promotion of tourism, cultural awareness ...
More than two weeks after SA Tourism CEO Sisa Ntshona was abruptly put on "precautionary suspension", the board has still not revealed any details ...
Sierra Leone Came To Yalta Forum To Show Russia Country 'Open For ... We have agriculture, tourism, energy, education capacity building, ...
The Chief Executive Officer of Arts Resourceful Tourism Sierra Leone (ART-SL), a Human Rights and Development Organization based in Sierra ...
This Medical Tourism market report presents a comprehensive overview, market shares, and growth opportunities of Medical Tourism industry by ...
The marketing side of the South African tourism industry is very important and must continuously be improved. "The visitor experience cannot remain ...
A tweet posted on the travel booking website First Choice captured the trepidation among holiday makers, while some airlines and travel agents said ...