Sierra Leone: Press conference on the ATT and UNPoA

SLANSA, IANSA member in Sierra Leone, and the Sierra Leone National Commission on Small Arms (SLeNCSA) held a joint press conference on the ATT and the UNPOA at the Commission’s Conference Room on Thursday 14 June 2012. The conference was attended by a cross section of the media and the story was carried by five radio stations, the national TV and four print media and an observer from Action on Armed Violence.  Ms Florella Hazeley, National Coordinator, gave an overview of the annual WOA and issued a statement, while the Deputy Commissioner, who has been working with the sub regional and regional bodies that met in Togo and Ethiopia, informed the press of their position and preparedness to make the ATT sessions in New York a success for the world in general and African/developing countries in particular.