“SAFEGUARDING AND REBUILDING LIVES”.
To provide innovative and competent support to needy communities in Sierra Leone such as poverty reduction initiatives, the promotion of gender equality and gender equity among the disadvantaged and vulnerable girls and women in the country, thereby safeguarding their human rights.
SLDI mainly support vulnerable women and girls such as survivors/victims of sexual and gender-based violence, victims of forced marriage, female sex workers, FGM and women living with HIV/AIDS. SLDI also work with men as partners to change harmful cultural norms.
SLDI promote equality, social justice and human rights and in particular the elimination of exploitation and abuse of vulnerable girls and women in Sierra Leone
A Sierra Leone with communities where girls and women are free from all forms of violence, live valued and dignified lives and have access to free and confidential sexual and reproductive health and HIV services.
OUR CORE VALUES
Our operations are guided by the following values:
Offering non-judgmental support to the disadvantaged and disenfranchised with respect and dignity
Be gender responsive and promote people-centred development.
Ensure effectiveness, accountability and integrity both internally and externally.
Uphold teamwork and efficiency in delivery.
You can get involved by donating towards our Project so that the girls and women will have a second chance in life. you can make donations here on our website. Thank you!
Volunteers are welcome especially in the area of counselling. Please, contact the office by using the contact form if you are interested in volunteering.