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Ministry of Health Commences Training of Districts Rapid Response Teams

The Directorate of Disease Prevention and Control (DPC) of the Ministry of Health and Sanitation conducted a 3 day training of the first set of district level Rapid Response Teams from 12-14 December 2012 in Freetown.

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Sierra Leone Commemorates World AIDS Day 2012

Sierra Leone commemorated World AIDS Day on 1 December 2012 on the theme Getting to zero new HIV Infection, Zero Discrimination and Zero AIDS Related Death by 2015. The Day is commemorated every year to rekindle the general HIV/AIDS awareness across every level of advocacy and mobilization of communities, resources and national solidarity in the fight against the disease.

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UNDP Opens Data for Over 6,000 Projects in Transparency Drive

New York, 29 November 2012 — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today launched a new online portal allowing open, comprehensive public access to data on UNDP's work in 177 countries and territories, fulfilling a commitment to full transparency by 2013 -- above and beyond international standards.

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Statement by the President of the Security Council

At the 6876th meeting of the Security Council, held on 30 November 2012, inconnection with the Council’s consideration of the item entitled “The situation in Sierra Leone”, the President of the Security Council made the following statement on behalf of the Council

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Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General


New York, 26 November 2012 - The Secretary-General congratulates President Ernest Bai Koroma and the people and institutions of Sierra Leone on the successful and peaceful elections held on 17 November 2012, which clearly demonstrated the people’s strong commitment to consolidating democracy and development.

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The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet’s message

25 November 2012 - I am often asked whether ending violence against women is possible given the pervasiveness and persistence of these crimes. My answer is yes. It is possible. But we can only do it together. We are all responsible and it is time for leaders to fulfill the promises made to women.

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Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on Elections in Sierra Leone

New York, 18 November 2012 - The Secretary-General congratulates the people of Sierra Leone for the peaceful and largely orderly elections held yesterday. The high voter turnout and the remarkable calm displayed by the country’s citizens as they cast their votes are a clear manifestation of their desire for peace, democracy and development.

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Ban lauds peaceful conduct of polls and high voter turnout

18 November 2012 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday congratulated the people of Sierra Leone for the peaceful and orderly elections held yesterday, the first to be run entirely by the Government since the end of the West African nation's brutal civil war 10 years ago.

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Sierra Leone elections are a ‘turning point’ for the country, says UN envoy

16 November 2012 – As Sierra Leone heads towards its third national elections since the end of its civil war, the top United Nations envoy in the West African country today urged voters to refrain from election-related violence, noting that the vote was a turning point in the country’s post-conflict history.

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Ahead of Sierra Leone elections, UN Peacebuilding Commission pledges continued support

15 November 2012 – In calling for “peaceful and impartial” elections on Saturday in Sierra Leone, the component of the United Nations Peacebuilding Commission that deals with the West African country pledged continued support for the Government and the people of Sierra Leone in their “arduous task of building a democratic nation.”

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