First Lady launches Maternal and Child Health Care Innovation Project

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Published: Wednesday, 06 June 2018 16:21 The First Lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Mrs. Fatima Bio has officially launched the China-Sierra Leone Maternal and Child Health Care Innovation Project on Tuesday June 5, 2018 at the Atlantic Hotel, Lumley Beach in Freetown. Launching the project, Mrs. Fatima Bio underscored the importance of maternal and…

Star Radio hosts FOCUS 1000 Web and Data Manager

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Published: Thursday, 07 June 2018 12:32 One of the leading Community Radio Stations in Sierra Leone Star Radio 103.5 FM on Thursday 7th June 2018, hosted FOCUS 1000 Web and Data Manager Sallieu Sesay who talked on the organization’s key area of interventions. Sallieu started highlighting FOCUS 1000’s six key interventions i.e. Immunization, exclusive breastfeeding, antenatal care, proper use of…

Ministry of Health and Sanitation orientates FOCUS 1000 staff on the use of HMIS

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Published: Tuesday, 12 June 2018 15:38 FOCUS 1000 in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Sanitation under the Directorate of Policy Planning and Information (DPPI) have engaged FOCUS 10000 District Supervisors and Field Monitors on the processes involved in uploading health information data into the Health Management Information System (HMIS). The data upload into…

CHAMPS partner World Hope International continues training of community reporters

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Published: Thursday, 28 June 2018 15:41 Cross section of reporters during the training World Hope International one of CHAMPS partners implementing mortality surveillance, is continuing training for Community Reporters in Bombali Shebora and Siara Chiefdoms. These Community Reporters were identified by community stakeholders. They are charged with the responsibilities of identifying under-six death and still births, report…

CHAMPS Project motivates community health workers in tackling child deaths

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Published: Monday, 09 July 2018 17:27 ‘I am committed to end child deaths’ says Community Health Worker Ibrahim Sorie.  ‘Our community people are very difficult to talk to on health related issues, which for me, is the underlining factor for an increase in child deaths in this district’, Ibrahim Sorie Turay Community Health Worker (CHWs)…