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Sierra Leone: Voices to the youth – ‘We can see the light but we are not working’

Datzberger, Simone (2011) Sierra Leone: Voices to the youth – ‘We can see the light but we are not working’. International Affairs at LSE (15 Aug 2011). Website.

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Freetown – In the middle of a community near to Belairpark, only five minutes motorbike ride from the city centre, the daily challenges of poverty lead to the formation of a support organisation. In Freetown, necessity definitely begets ingenuity. A club called ‘Street Life Family’, in short S.L.F., uplifts young men who have lost almost everything except for their dignity, hope, and each other.

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Additional Information: © 2011 The Author(s)
Divisions: International Relations
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
Sets: Departments > International Relations
Research centres and groups > LSE IDEAS
Collections > International Affairs at LSE Blog
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2017 08:21
Last Modified: 08 Oct 2021 23:20

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