FOCUS 1000 attends the official launch of Health Accountability Network of Journalists

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Published: Thursday, 18 January 2018 15:02 FOCUS 1000 Web and Data Manager Sallieu Sesay on Thursday 18th January 2017, witnessed the official launched of Health Accountability Network of Journalists under the project “Increasing Media Capacity in Sierra Leone to Monitor and Oversee Health Care Services.” The launching took place at the British Council Auditorium on Thursday 18th…

FOCUS 1000 and it partners launch the Sierra Leone National Nutrition Survey 2017

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Published: Tuesday, 06 February 2018 12:13 The latest nutrition data available for the country was that of the National Nutrition Survey conducted in 2014, which was undertaken before the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone. After the outbreak that lasted for over a year, it was crucial for the country to reassess its nutrition situation. Funded…

CHAMPS commences Makeni city stakeholder community engagement on child health

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Published: Tuesday, 13 February 2018 11:39 FOCUS 1000 and it partners have started engaging Makeni city stakeholders on Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance. FOCUS 1000 in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Centre for Disease Control, e-Health Africa, and the World Hope International have started series of eight community engagement workshops for…

Sierra Leone joins CHAMPS’ global network!

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Published: Tuesday, 20 February 2018 13:38 Sierra Leone is now part of  other African and South Asian countries as the newest site, bringing CHAMPS’ life-saving effort to new partners in West Africa. Makeni, Sierra Leone, January 26, 2018 Sierra Leone joins CHAMPS as the seventh site, adding new West African partners to the global CHAMPS…

FOCUS 1000 and University students get second place winning on Health Hackathon competition on Risk Communication for West Africa

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Published: Tuesday, 05 June 2018 14:25 As part of the ECOWAS Regional Program supporting Pandemic Prevention (RPPP) RPPP risk communication strategy, Sensi Tech Innovation Hub in partnership with GIZ and GFA have completed a four days (28th-31st May) Health Hackathons on Risk Communication competition for Sierra Leone at the Sensi Tech Hub in Freetown. At the end of the competition, FOCUS 1000 Communications…