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How can we bridge the gap between knowledge and policy? The Institute for Governance Reform is a research and advocacy think tank based in Freetown, Sierra Leone. We believe that weak public oversight of resource allocation and budget management is one of the underlying causes of poverty, inequality, and tension in Sierra Leone. We support public and private institutions to respond to economic development challenges, poverty, and state effectiveness.

How can we bridge the gap between knowledge and policy? The Institute for Governance Reform is a research and advocacy think tank based in Freetown, Sierra Leone. We believe that weak public oversight of resource allocation and budget management is one of the underlying causes of poverty, inequality, and tension in Sierra Leone. We support public and private institutions to respond to economic development challenges, poverty, and state effectiveness.

Location:

Sierra Leone

Description:

How can we bridge the gap between knowledge and policy? The Institute for Governance Reform is a research and advocacy think tank based in Freetown, Sierra Leone. We believe that weak public oversight of resource allocation and budget management is one of the underlying causes of poverty, inequality, and tension in Sierra Leone. We support public and private institutions to respond to economic development challenges, poverty, and state effectiveness.

Language:

English


Episodes

National Cohesion

10/12/2022
This episode talks about Sierra Leones' strong religious tolerance to temper political tensions.

Duration:00:33:02

Inflation and the Economy

8/22/2022
In this episode, we speak with Kelfala Kallon, the Bank Governor of Sierra Leone about the current state of inflation and its impact on Sierra Leone’s economy. But what can one say are the causes of the unstable rate of inflation in the country and what can be done about it? http://igrsl.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/instituteforgovernancereform/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/GovernanceFor

Sierra Leone’s Redenomination

7/21/2022
In this episode, we speak with Dr. Kelfala Kallon, the Bank Governor of Sierra Leone about our country’s currency redenomination process. http://igrsl.org/wp-admin Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/instituteforgovernancereform/ Twitter: @GovernaceFor

Duration:00:21:30