Action PRO Sierra Leone

Organisation's type:

Organization Acronym *: Action PRO

Year of Registration *: 2014

Year of Commencement of Operations *: 1915

Contact Information

  • Postal Address *: 4 Old Railway Line, Tengbeh Town PO Box- 1078
  • Office Location: 19 Jusu Street, New London, Bo
  • Region *: Bo District
  • Country *: Sierra Leone
  • City *: Bo Town
  • Telephone *: +23276055228
  • Fax :
  • Email *: actionproforequality@gmail.com
  • Website *:

Activities

  • Vision *: 1. To strengthen protection systems particularly at community level 2. To empower girls and young women to be able to resist violence, report violence and claim their rights when ever denied 3. To advocate for implementation and enforcement of national policies at community level 4. To promote access to education for girls and young women
  • Mission *: We act and propel actions that address vulnerabilities of girls and young women and promote equal rights and opportunities for girls and young women
  • Thematic Areas *: Child Protection
  • Target Group:
  • Key Objectives *: 1. To strengthen protection systems particularly at community level 2. To empower girls and young women to be able to resist violence, report violence and claim their rights when ever denied 3. To advocate for implementation and enforcement of national policies at community level 4. To promote access to education for girls and young women
  • Core Competencies *:
  • Government Engagement:

More Information

  • Major or Current Achievements *: 1. Following the end of Ebola epidemic in 2016, Action Pro identified and supported 150 teenage girls who got pregnant during Ebola and returned them to school after giving birth. Action Pro is also working with Defence for Children International, Equality Now and other CSOs to challenge government ban on pregnant girls from attending schools 2. Between 2016 and 2018, Action Pro has reintegrated 25 victims of cross border trafficking, who are also victims of sexual abuse in collaboration with Defence for Children International operating in Liberia and Sierra Leone. Action Pro and Defence for Children International also ensured the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrators, some in Liberia and some in Sierra Leone
  • Functional Board *:
  • Number of Board Members *: 5
  • List Expertise of Board Members *:
  • Organisational Strategic Plan *:
  • Head of Organisation *: Nandi Zulu
  • Name of Contact Person *: Nandi Zulu
  • Position of Contact Person *: Executive Director
  • Number of Staff *: 6
  • Number of Males *: 2
  • Number of Females *: 4

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