keeping children safe

By Bintu Mansaray

In 2018, there was an estimated 228 million malaria cases globally. Malaria was responsible for about 405,000 deaths, with children under 5yrs accounting for 272,000 (67%) of those deaths.<br>Malaria can be prevented and easily treated when health services are sought promptly. As children are a vulnerable group my next children’s book will be talking to…

Defeating the Coronavirus (Amie and the Safe Keepers Project Book 1)

By Bintu Mansaray

Amie is an 8yr old wannabe health professional who is educating her friends on health issues affecting them through her Safe Keepers Project.  Join us on this amazing journey as we explore common illnesses and diverse safety issues affecting children.  Read her first book on amazon.  Free to download today. https://amzn.eu/0AbuS88 But for every paperback…

A new dawn for the fight against SGBV in Sierra Leone?

By Bintu Mansaray

Sustained advocacy and campaigns against sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) in Sierra Leone led President Bio to declare a State of Emergency on the issue in February 2019. Amendments to the 2012 Sexual Offences Act followed, which included life imprisonment as a maximum sentence and ensured there were minimum sentencing guidelines. Individuals convicted of an…