This document presents the Waste Management Plan for Kenema City Council. It provides the strategic framework for the delivery of an integrated waste management programme, which aims at improving the overall effectiveness and operating efficiency of the City’s waste sector.… Read More

GOAL, in partnership with the Kenema District Health Management Team is undertaking an IrishAid funded pilot project on Community Health Clubs. The Clubs aim to provide a community platform where topics such as WASH, communicable diseases, nutrition, and reproductive/maternal and child health can be covered. The behaviour change activities are being delivered at community level by Community Health Workers, and this is complimented by club savings and loans schemes, and sanitation marketing. The approach to sanitation and hygiene builds on some of the methods of CLTS, and could be described as ‘CLTS+’.… Read More

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Sierra Leone has at present few drivers but several barriers to accelerating Self Supply. At the same time, the many small communities and plentiful availability of water are ideal conditions for it, and ones in which it is extremely difficult to provide cost effective and sustainable supplies using existing community supply strategies. It can therefore provide an essential element of coverage for marginal communities and help invigorate the rural economy, but it will take time to reach its full potential. There are considerable opportunities and challenges to the potential acceleration of self-supply in Pujehun and Kenema districts.… Read More