“Thought without practice is empty; and action without thought is blind” Kwame Nkrumah

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone is on the southwest coast of Africa. 

Common diseases found in Sierra Leone include Malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis, whilst emerging infectious disease outbreaks have included Lassa fever and Ebola.

Key Facts

  • It has a population of nearly 8 million
  • The capital is Freetown