Sierra Leone

WFP Supports Ebola-Orphaned Children in Sierra Leone

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In Sierra Leone, progress is being made in the fight against Ebola. Day after day, new cases are declining: as of 14 April, seven out of 14 districts had gone for 42 consecutive days without recording new Ebola cases. Though the outlook is hopeful, survivors of the disease - particularly children who are now orphans - face challenges reintegrating into normal life. In Kenema district, WFP provides food to the Kambui Advocacy Group for Women and Children (KAGWC) to support 50 Ebola-orphaned children while they are undergoing social counselling.

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