There can’t be anyone who has not experienced Sierra Leone’s problem with plastic waste. Abandoned plastic bags, water sachets and bottles litter the streets. They clog gutters and drainage channels, increasing the risk of flooding in our already flood-prone country. They wash up onto the beach, deter tourists, poison our fishing stocks and threaten the … Read moreTHE EUROPEAN UNION (EU) PARTNERS WITH INNOVATION SL FOR A SPECIAL PITCH NIGHT TO HEAR COMMERCIAL SOLUTIONS TO SIERRA LEONE’S PLASTIC PROBLEMS.
A pump for drinking water and limited use for irrigating gardens.The SL-PUMP is a direct action pump developed in SierraLeone. It uses a simple pumping principle. It consists of two PE-pipes (diameter approx. 5 cm) put into one another, one slightly larger than the other. At the bottom of each pipe is a non-return valve … Read moreSL PUMP SYSTEM (Salone Pump).
Resilient Empowerment and Advocacy for Life Skills-Sierra Leone (REAL-SL)Motto: Service for the general good Resilient in Empowerment and Advocacy for Life skills (REAL) is a Community Base Organization that was established in December 2019, in Bombali District.Its membership is made up of young people who are determined to make a change through education, sensitization, psychosocial counseling, … Read moreResilient in Empowerment and Advocacy for Life Skills-Sierra Leone (REAL-SL)
Do you remember the youth-led group advocating for stronger youth participation, engagement, and involvement in the global agri-policy spaces? It was formerly known as Rome-based Agencies (RBA) Youth Council, but now has changed to the Youth Alliance for Zero Hunger. The Youth Alliance for Zero Hunger is a youth-led, youth-governed group to act as a … Read moreGet involved with the Youth Alliance for Zero Hunger
Antecedents of well-being for artisan entrepreneurship: a first exploratory study SÃ©verine Le Loarne-Lemaire; Judith Partouche-Sebban; Myriam Razgallah; Adnane Maalaoui International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Vol. 41, No. 1 (2020) pp. 96 – 114 Studies examining the well-being of artisan entrepreneurs have not been widely developed. Some scholars have studied the entrepreneurial phenomena in … Read moreAntecedents of well-being for artisan entrepreneurship: a first exploratory study
Millions of cocoa farmers live in poverty across western Africa. Over the years, these farmers have been forced to contend with geopolitical instability, predatory loan practices, and a general lack of information that hampers their ability to maximize yields and sell crops at fair prices. Other problems, such as deforestation and child labor, also plague … Read moreDigitizing supply chains to lift farmers out of poverty