WACC supports a radio station for peace in Sierra Leone

By Terry Mutuku on April 03, 2012

  By Teresia Mutuku, Communication Officer and Web Manager, WACC

Sierra Leone in West Africa is still on the road to recovery after being devastated by a decade of civil war in which tens of thousands of people were killed, children recruited as soldiers, given drugs and used to commit atrocities. Much of the country’s communication and information infrastructure was destroyed and it still faces the challenge of reconstruction. WACC together with the Council of Churches of Sierra Leone (CCSL) is setting up a radio station in the country’s capital, Freetown, to broadcast programmes aimed at fostering peace and reconciliation. Read more...

Please help us meet the globalgiving Open challenge of 4000 US dollars by April 30. Donate now at:  http://www.globalgiving.org/projects/build-a-radio-station-for-peace-in-sierra-leone/

April 03, 2012
Categories:  Action Newsletter

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