Our History

In 2002 the 11 year long civil conflict in Sierra Leone was declared officially over and the work of a Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) started. During the eleven-year war in Sierra Leone, rape among other sexual offences became popular and was used as a weapon of destruction and held women and girls into captivity.  […]

STATEMENT ON NATIONAL EMERGENCY DECLARATION, 7TH FEBRUARY 2019

NEWS On Thursday 7th February 2019, the President of Sierra Leone announced a national emergency on rape and sexual violence in Sierra Leone. The emergency was announced at State House and Rainbo Initiative were honored to be there to deliver a speech preceding the President’s announcement.  Rainbo Initiative’s speech was read by Dr Olabisi Claudius Cole, […]