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.
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 -- a
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
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
15 November 2012 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today strongly encouraged Sierra Leoneans to ensure that national elections on Saturday are carried out peacefully to build on the progress made since the end of the country's civil war ended a decade ago.