CIVIL WAR IN SIERRA LEONE The effects on education, and economy, and the challenges it pose to women and youths L. CONTEH HAFFNER PhD The book addresses the 10yr. long civil war in Sierra Leone, and the effects it has had on the youth, and especially women and young girls. Also covered are the political environment and the unethical and unequal treatment of women. The writer focused on the relevance and importance of education, and how the nation can empower its youths through education, making for a better economic outcome for all. The book also examines what the government is doing to provide basic quality education for Sierra Leonean children; and suggestions to help the government, partners, and other key stakeholders design strategies to overcome the inherent and future challenges. All in Society are at risk if any in a Society are denied education. L. Conteh-Haffner CIVIL WAR IN SIERRA LEONE Copyright © 2011 by L. CONTEH HAFFNER All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without written permission from the author.