RI has been complementing Government efforts by providing free services (medical & psychosocial support) to survivors and conduct capacity building trainings to government officials:
- 123 health care workers from Peripheral Health Units were trained on Clinical Care for Sexual Assault Survivors in Bo and Bombali districts.
- Trained 45 Magistrates and lawyers on survivors needs and medical examination
- Trained 87 FSU personnel on case management and
- 300 Women in Action Group (WAG) trained on basic concept on GBV and Legal framework for 12 communities from 4 chiefdoms in Bo district.
- Supported 3,897 Survivors/victims of GBV at the five (5) Rainbo centres
- Reached 83,909 people in 64 communities in 5 districts with our outreach events raising awareness with key messages on GBV
- Nationally recorgnised by His Excellency Pre. Maada Bio during his statement on the declaration of the State of Emergency on Sexual Assault and Rape.
- Facilitate knowledge and skills training for Women with Disabilities organisation on GBV, its related issues and case management.
- Trained RI staff on systems including safeguarding, finance and procurement
- Signed MOU with Family Support Unit and Purposeful Production
- Developed a new Five-Year Strategic Plan
- Scale-up our interventions in to two new districts Makeni and Bo.
- Considerable improvement in organizational structure: RI now has policies in place that guide and regulate administrative procedures to promote accountability in project management and implementation.
- Provided 69 evidences and medical reports in court to successfully prosecute perpetrators.
- Built strong internal controls and systems (including HR, Finance and Procurement policies)
- Cultivated new strategic partners to support the organisation in 2019
- Increased in reported cases as result of awareness.