Sierra Leone

Social safeguards aspects in Sierra Leone

  • Presentation of the socio-economic situation in Sierra Leone

Population: The inhabitants of the zone affected by the project in Côte d’Ivoire has been estimated to 2,1 million (7 districts);

Usage of lands

In Sierra Leone, the land is mainly used for subsistence farming and partly for the extraction of minerals through illegal mining activities;



2.1   million of inhabitants
7   districts
Usage of lands Subsistence   agriculture and extraction of minerals
Historical sites None
  • Compensatory measures for the PAP
Zone Affected by the project Pujehun, Kenema, Kono, Tonkolili, Koinadugu, Bombili, Kambi, 24   chiefdoms
Number of RAP 3312
Business to resettle 38

TRANSCO CLSG will ensure the payment of compensation at fair market value of agricultural property and land expropriated, allocation of new housing or better conditions, training and / or mentoring for new jobs, assistance to all the PAP.

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country office – sierra leone

Eng. Paul Saffa, Country Manager