Poverty Reduction


Ebola Socio economic impact

This preliminary assessment report is a joint effort of the Government of Sierra Leone led by Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, Statistics Sierra Leone, National Revenue Authority, Bank of Sierra Leone and Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security and the United Nationsmore


Impact Assessment: Youth Employment Programmes in Sierra Leone (2007-2009)

This report details an independent impact assessment of 17 youth employment programs administered by UNDP/GoSL and funded by the Peacebuilding Fund (PBF), Irish Aid, and the Government of Norway. 21 researchers conducted the assessment over a two- month period beginning November 2010. Itsmore


National Conference on Local Economic Development in Sierra Leone

This Report details the proceedings of the National Conference on Local Economic Development in Sierra Leone, officially opened by Hon. Alhaji Chief Sam Sumana, Vice President of Sierra Leone on July 10th 2012. It was attended by representatives of MDAs, Local Council Chairpersons, Mayors, Chiefmore

Our Work - Poverty Reduction

UNDP has been supporting the economic recovery of Sierra Leone since the end of its 11-year civil war. With the country now poised for major socio-economic transformation in a bid to realize its long-term vision of being a Middle- Income Country within the next 25 years and a net lender within 50 years, UNDP will continue to support Sierra Leone’s development agenda by promoting inclusive growth strategies that make real improvements in people’s lives, opening up their choices and opportunities.