The Invest Salone Resource Bank brings together a collection of resources related to Invest Salone’s work to encourage investment, generate exports, create jobs and diversify four key sectors in Sierra Leone. Pooling resources produced by Invest Salone and external contributors, this tool will grow to provide a broad range of resources related to investing and doing business in Sierra Leone. Use the filters below to explore the resources by type, sector, topic and more.
A King’s College London article about how lessons from the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone can help to shape responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa.
African Union and African Centre for Disease Control and Preparation (CDC) resources
Documents and publications from Africa CDC that could be useful to businesses, such as posters to demonstrate correct use of face masks, guidance for mental health support for COVID-19 and…
The future of work in Africa: The roles of skills, informality, and social protection in unleashing the promise of digital technologies for all
This article discusses a new World Bank report about how sub-Saharan African countries could benefit from well-harnessed technological adoption and how supportive policies and investments are needed to put lower-skilled…
What will higher education in Africa look like after COVID-19?
This article from the World Economic Forum discusses how the coronavirus pandemic has exposed the unpreparedness of many higher education institutions in Africa to migrate online and how they can…
The impact of COVID-19 on youth employment in sub-Saharan Africa: A roadmap for the mobile industry
This article from the GSMA outlines how the COVID-19 pandemic has amplified many of the challenges already facing youth employment in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).
AISA COVID-19 support portal
AISA has set up this dedicated portal to assist schools across Africa through the COVID-19 pandemic. It provides easy access to news, updates, resources and support.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) in West & Central Africa
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) in West & Central Africa page from UNICEF provides key information and resources about the virus.
Africa Center for Disease Control and Preparation COVID-19 page
This website page from the Africa Center for Disease Control and Preparation provides up-to-date information, news and health best practices relating to COVID-19.
The African Development Bank’s COVID-19 page
This website page from the African Development Bank provides up-to-date information, news and briefs relating to COVID-19.
The African Union COVID-19 page with information from Africa Center for Disease Control and individual country’s responses
This website from the African Union is a central portal of information relating to COVID-19, including an Africa CDC dashboard, briefs and FAQs.