Resource bank

Explore this resource bank to find toolkits, advice and information for business in Sierra Leone, as well as COVID-19 resources including health advice, policy responses and guides for businesses. Search key words or use the filter buttons to refine your search.

Business and COVID-19: Response framework and action mapping tool

Business Fights Poverty tool which maps businesses’ responses to the COVID-19 pandemic across the world. This resource also provides links to download the Business Fights Poverty COVID-19 response framework and to watch videos about how businesses are acting to support the most vulnerable in their supply chains.

Topic: Business resilience, COVID-19
Sector: Other
Geographic Focus: International
Published by: Business Fights Poverty

Insights on African businesses’ reactions and outlook to COVID-19

A survey jointly developed and carried out, from 14 to 20 April 2020, by the African Trade Policy Centre of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and International Economics Consulting Ltd. The survey takes stock of the impact of COVID-19 on businesses and trade, and identifies the challenges faced and responses made by businesses.

Coronavirus: for Africa’s sake, the West should be selfish this time

An article from The Africa Report about the dramatic return to Keynesian policies in Africa by those who once kept at arm’s length what they considered a sin: to recognise public services as public goods that are to be properly funded.

Topic: Business resilience, COVID-19, Government and policy
Sector: Other
Geographic Focus: Africa
Published by: The Africa Report

COVID-19 business pivot challenge report

A report on OpenIDEO’s COVID-19 Business Pivot Challenge to better understand and support business adaptation in response to COVID-19. This report brings together the lived experience from the 700+ business owners, community leaders and entrepreneurs.

Topic: Business resilience, COVID-19
Sector: Other
Geographic Focus: International
Published by: OpenIDEO
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