A small band of grassroots advocates has been helping communities in Sierra Leone secure better deals for their land, says Sonkita Conteh, from paralegal organisation Namati
Sonkita Conteh is the Director of Namati's legal empowerment programme in Sierra Leone . He has been a legal practitioner for over a decade and holds a master’s degree in human rights and democratization from the University of Pretoria. He previously worked as a consultant for the Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions Africa Office in Accra, Ghana.
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