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Source: United Nations Development Programme and Government of Sierra Leone (GoSL)This is an online resource for the Vision 2025 strategic framework; including project background and implementation, and tools for participation by Sierra Leoneans.
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Source: Diamond Development Initiative // Partnership Africa Canada This policy brief examines artisanal diamond cooperatives in Sierra Leone, specifically the Integrated Diamond Management
Program (IDMP) and its Peace Diamond Alliance (PDA). It provides an overview of the project and an assessment of its design problems, implementation factors, and internal factors. The brief concludes that the principal failings of the cooperatives were that they found very few diamonds, lost money, and suffered from corruption, but cautions that the PDA experience does not prove the cooperative model nonviable.
Source: Mohamed I B Turay, Sierra Leone Court Monitoring Programme (SLCMP) This article examines the obligation of governments to provide "prompt reparation" to victims of human rights violations. It discusses the ensuing challenges of sufficient political will, identification and location of victims, and determining appropriate reparation packages.
Source: Rebecca Holmes, Adam Jackson, Overseas Development Institute (ODI) This project briefing discusses cash-based social protection programs, finding that the political acceptability of cash transfers remains a challenge. It recommends linking cash transfer programs to the wider economic growth processes.