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Landowning Families receive Land Parcel Maps from Government and Food and Agriculture Organization

The Government of Sierra Leone in collaboration with The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Green Scenery have handed over land parcel maps to four (4)…

Socfin in Sierra Leone: Anger and broken hopes in Sahn Malen

In 2011, the Palm plantation management company, Socfin opened a new palm oil plantation in Malen, in south east Sierra Leone. The subsequent eight years have seen a grave property…

The Sierra Leone National Adaptation Plan Framework: An assiduous efforts by the Environment Protection Agency and Partners

By Ishmael Kindama Dumbuya The National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Framework for Sierra Leone has been developed and a comprehensive report produced by both the local and international Consultants of the…

Socfin expresses readiness to settle Grievances between Company and Sahn Malen People after a Transparent and Credible Mediation Team

By Ishmael Kindama Dumbuya: The Country Representative of the Socfin Agricultural Company in Sierra Leone, Mr. Gerben Haringsma while conducting an interview with this medium at his home in Freetown…

“Although they are doing well with employment Socfin needs to engage with the Community People in Sahn Malen” to address grievances and challenges

“Although they are doing well with employment Socfin needs to engage with the Community People in Sahn Malen” to address grievances and challenges“ …Vice President Juldeh Jalloh says  By Ishmael…

A future of surprises: Why addressing Climate Change matters in Sierra Leone

A future of surprises: Why addressing Climate Change matters in Sierra Leone

By Ishmael Kindama Dumbuya By Ishmael Kindama Dumbuya: Yealiboya Island is situated along the North-West of Sierra Leone. According to Pa Hassan Sesay, the Community is comprised of about 1000…

How not to conduct Large-scale Agricultural Investments: Lessons from the Malen/Socfin Land dispute in Sierra Leone

By Sonkita Conteh, Director, Namati Sierra Leone Background The website of Socfin Agriculture Company Ltd (SAC) paints a picture of turbulence. A series of posts stretching as far back as…

FAO/Government unveil mapping initiative in Port Loko in an effort to Protect Women’s Customary Land Rights in Sierra Leone

 By Ishmael Kindama Dumbuya Three villages of the North-Western region in Port Loko district have recently validated their village maps showing land plots and their sizes of all land-owning families.…

Yeliboya Residents demonstrate willingness to relocate from a sinking island to a Safer Environment

By Ishmael Kindama Dumbuya Yeliboya is a Community located in the Northern Kambia District, some few Miles from Kychom Township and the latter being the Samu Chiefdom Headquarter Town. From…

EPA-SL Executive Chairman honored for sound Environmental governance in Sierra Leone

The new Executive Chairman of Sierra Leone’s Environment Protection Agency (EPA), Professor Foday Moriba Jaward has been awarded for his profound commitment and contribution to sound environmental governance in Sierra…

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