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Beating COVID-19 with solidarity

UN Development Programme
Aug 13 · 4 min read
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A youth volunteer distributes masks.
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Betty Jalloh, a community mobilizer in the East End.
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George Wyndham, a renowned Paralympic medallist is helping to enforce the use of face masks and social distancing practices. George is especially concerned by the plight of youth in Sierra Leone during the pandemic.
The national theme song to bolster the fight against COVID-19.
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Samuel Mattia, a community radio anchor who volunteered to educate communities in the Western Area Rural
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Community mobilizer Hajaratu Sesay at the Kroobay market.
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“I could not choose to buy a mask over food for my family,” said Fatmata Kamara, a Market Woman in Kroobay, Freetown. Cloth masks were distributed to informal workers throughout Kroobay market.
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Masks were distributed at Kroo Market in a community led awareness campaign.

UN Development Programme

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Transforming our world #By2030. Visit us at www.undp.org

UN Development Programme

Written by

Transforming our world #By2030. Visit us at www.undp.org

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