Cash transfers: A lifeline for families touched by Sierra Leone’s deadly mudslide

By Harriet Mason, Communications Officer, UNICEF Sierra Leone FREETOWN, Sierra Leone – Scenic mountains surround the temporary displacement camp in which Mohamed Koroma and his two children have been living for the last four weeks. He sits on a mattress in a tent as he slowly flips through pages of a notebook. He is checkingContinue reading Cash transfers: A lifeline for families touched by Sierra Leone’s deadly mudslide

Over 1,900 households affected by floods and mudslide to receive cash support from UK Aid

FREETOWN, 15 September 2017 – As Sierra Leone recovers from the recent deadly floods and mudslide in Freetown that killed over 500 people with many more still unaccounted for, 1,908 affected households will be directly supported with cash through mobile money transfers to help them meet their immediate needs. The cash transfers being funded byContinue reading Over 1,900 households affected by floods and mudslide to receive cash support from UK Aid