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Component 1:

Basic Social Services. Works

Component 2:

Local Economic Livelihoods and Job Creation

Component 3:

Project Management and Coordination

The Project Beneficiaries

Generally, the project intends to provide benefits in targeted communities:

(a) Ebola Virus Disease(EVD) survivors and oprhans;
(b) Community Groups;
(c) Cross-Border Traders;
(d) Social Workers; and
(e) MIcro and Small Enterprises.


Social Welfare Minister amid Health Workers

A cross-section of the PERSIF Team and beneficiaries of the Njala Tuitions Grant Scheme

A cross section of the PERSIF Team and beneficiaries of the Njala Tuition Grant Scheme

Female component of the Kenema participants

Members of the High Table

Participants in Makeni

Group photo of the Kenema participants


Ministry of Social Welfare

As part of its mandate, the Ministry empowers and transforms the lives of vulnerable and underprivileged persons or families including young people, women, children, the elderly and persons with disabilities. Through coordinated development and implementation of laws, policies and programmes that promote their welfare and safeguard their rights including religious tolerance.

Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Intitiative (RWSSI)

The Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative (RWSSI) is an Africa-wide intitiative managed by the African Development Bank (AfDB). The initiative is funded through contributions from the Bank, bilateral and multilateral agencies, African governments and communities

African Development Bank (ADB)

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB or ADB) or Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) is a multilateral development finance institution, headquartered in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, since September 2014. The AfDB is a financial provider to African governments and private companies investing in the regional member countries (RMC)