Nationwide strike by Community Health Officers

Nationwide strike by Community Health Officers

On the 10th September 2017, Community Health Officers (CHO’s) and Community Health Assistants (CHA’s) across Sierra Leone withdrew their services to the health system in response to the Ministry of Health and Sanitation’s refusal to sign the Community Health Practitioners Act 2017. This is the first strike by CHO’s to have arisen in Sierra Leone’s […]