- published: 22 Aug 2016
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Sierra Leone, is a country that emerged from a decade of civil war which ended in 2002, but left in its wake social unrest and a destroyed social and physical infrastructure. After making strides to rebuild its fragile economy, it was devastated again by Ebola until it was finally declared Ebola free in March 2016 . Recently a food scandal broke out in the capital of Freetown, that was both heartbreaking and scandalous. Contaminated chicken was imported into Sierre Leone by a trader. The countries health services rendered the chicken unfit for human consumption and under the orders of government, the carcasses where buried on a landfill site. Thousands of people stormed the dump site and poor people dug the chicken up that had been buried in human, garbage and industrial waste. Together...
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E-Waste (2009): Used electronics from Europe are being dumped in Africa's rubbish tips, with adverse effects for the locals. For similar stories, see: Ghana is Home to One of Europe's Most Toxic Secrets https://youtu.be/By5xsOgvH3g Is Sierra Leone on the Verge of an Environmental Disaster? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6_9qWcrJuY The Italian Government's Toxic Cover Up https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fGoRLsAQwW8 Subscribe to journeyman for daily uploads: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=journeymanpictures For downloads and more information visit: http://www.journeyman.tv/film/4416 Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/journeymanpictures Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/JourneymanVOD https://twitter.com/JourneymanNews Follow us on Instagram: htt...
Pots made of dumped cans? Fertilizer made of biological waste? Young trash pioneers in Bo, a city of Sierra Leone, are doing exactly that. They clean their city and contribute to local employment, upcycling projects and organic farming. Learn more on that project by Welthungerhilfe: http://www.welthungerhilfe.de/en/get-informed/our-projects/projectarticles/recycling-in-sierra-leone.html
Our DFID funded Waste to Wealth project in Makeni, Sierra Leone has recently come to an end, resulting in the establishment of 6 micro-enterprises all working with waste. Film-maker Mike Duff visited Makeni back in March to see what we had been up to. Living Earth Foundation have committed to continue providing support to these 'Waste to Wealth' enterprises for the next 6 months, and have already recruited a Project Officer and a Business Development Mentor to work with them to help them develop sound business and marketing plans. We hope that in this period they will be able to create a market for these new products, and contribute to Makeni City Council's waste management strategy in the process! To keep up to date with our work in Sierra Leone, check out our website and twitter feed...
Le Plastics is a waste management company headquartered in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Le Plastics was founded with the objective of solving three key development challenges: shortage of roads, poor sanitation and unemployment. By using waste plastic to build roads, Le Plastics aims to unlock 80% of the country's agricultural potential; by introducing recycling practices country-wide, it hopes to improve the overall standard of living and hinder the spread of disease, and by employing local people, it generates revenue for the local economy and encourages innovation.
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On Thursday, July 21 thousands of people scrambled to the Kissy Burmeh dump site after learning a vast haul of chicken was to be buried there. The imported chicken were deemed unfit for human consumption. However, the desperate individuals that gathered were able to carry away large amounts of the contaminated chicken. The Kaikai News crew travels to the dump site to report on the incident. Whiles there we discover an entire community surviving on the waste of others… Visit www.kaikainews.com for more original documentaries from Sierra Leone
Waste is an enormous problem in Ghana. In this video we see how a Dutch-Ghanaian company and an artist are turning plastic waste into new products and make profit. News about Africa is very often filled with stereotyped images of famine, war and disease. But there is also another side to the continent. Fast-growing economies and investment opportunities. The Dutch production company Interactive Africa focuses its lens precisely on the innovative side of Africa with its online video reports Spark Africa. Also visit: www.africa-interactive.net Spark Africa is about innovative developments you hear little about. All the items are produced by African journalists and cameramen which creates a different dynamics compared to when a white European crew is used. Among other fascinating ...
#EbolaResponse - undp.org/ebola With support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF), Sierra Leone has begun to use new, environmentally-friendly sterilizing equipment to help dispose of the vast amounts of contaminated protective equipment and infectious waste generated in treating Ebola patients. The sterilizing machine, known as an autoclave, decontaminates used medical equipment and waste such as syringes, personal protective suits and gloves through several cycles of high-pressure steam and vacuuming, allowing for their safe disposal. It is the first of its kind in any of the Ebola-affected countries and is now functioning at the Ebola Treatment Units (ETU) at Police Training School Treatment Centre Two in Hastings and No. 34 M...
The sea off the coast of West Africa is rich with fish. But illegal and unregulated fishing boats are threatening the major source of seafood. Al Jazeera's Nina Devries reports from Freetown, Sierra Leone. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
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From cookies and ice cream to soap and shampoo: every second product in supermarkets contains palm oil. New oil plantations grab land and destroy the environment in e.g. Sierra Leone. But there is a fair and environmentally friendly alternative way.
The Green Actors of West Africa present SOTE: The State of the Environment. A video series on the major environmental topics in the West African region. This 10 min. episode is on waste management. It is showing the threats to people and environment. But it also shows solutions and positive examples of NGO initiatives in Benin, Ghana and Sierra Leone.
Information about how to contribute: Find us at Facebook (search for "end the fires in freetown") Help engineers without boarders to set up a pilot plant for composting of organic waste in Kingtom landfill and contribute to an improvement of the severe waste problem in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Editing: David Andersson Photo: Emil Leonardi Voice: Josh Lenn
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Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Five protesters are dead in northeast India after a clash with police, four people are dead and at least 50 injured after storms and tornadoes pummel the Southern U.S., Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti plans to equip 7,000 police officers with body cameras in the coming year, the United Nations is providing Sierra Leone with equipment to help stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. INDIA Rebel Killings Spark Violent Protests Against Police Five protesters are dead in northeast India after a clash with police. MISSISSIPPI Four Dead After Tornadoes Hit Four people are dead and at least 50 injured after storms and tornadoes pummel the Souther...