This document sets out our long-term approach to water supply in rural areas and small towns based on the National Water and Sanitation Policy (NWSP) approved in 2010. The strategy has been prepared by the Ministry of Water Resources (MWR) in consultation with organisations working in the water supply, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector. The document sets out the work we plan to deliver and the financial, physical and human resources we require in achieving the desired goals.… Read More


A 20-page summary outlining the aims of the National Water and Sanitation Policy (NWSP). With water becoming increasingly scarce and often of inferior quality, more attention on managing our water resources is needed so that water does not become a constraint to national development.… Read More


The WASH sector in Sierra Leone is in a time of profound reform and transformation. A significant part of this reform includes changes in the mandates, structure and responsibilities of a number of public sector institutions. This briefing paper outlines how the reform is taking place and how the institutions are operating to make this possible.… Read More