Freetown is taking action against climate change

It’s one of the poorest countries in the world. However, Sierra Leone is committed to adopt solutions to fight climate change. As part of the C40 Cities, Brut nature met Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, Mayor of Freetown, the country’s capital city. This is her message.

11/27/2019 4:55 PM


  • Jacob E.
    12/01/2019 07:37


  • Tracey-ann Z.
    12/01/2019 07:27

    Brava Sierra Leone!

  • Ne R.
    11/30/2019 14:58

    Here in the Phils. we hav Aetas an aboriginal group of people wherin when they notice that d place they occupy is degraded they leave the place,let the plants&trees grow,d animals enjoy their habitat & let d soil breath.

  • Dendup T.
    11/29/2019 01:50

    "Dharma is not any fact to understand but the Truth to realize." - Maha Sambodhi Dharma Sangha from Maha Sambodhi Dharma Sangha’s Message in Sindhuli of September 10, 2012

  • Dendup T.
    11/29/2019 01:48

    The one who can reach the depth of the inner Maitriya will be optimistic and overwhelmed in truthfulness. Those who acquire the wrong form will be overwhelmed with pessimism. - Maha Sambhodhi Dharma Sangha Guru Maitriya Message Given on The Completion of Tapas on May 20, 2011

  • Dendup T.
    11/29/2019 01:42

    2. The science of the Dharma Tattva is very deep and limitless. 3. In order to realise the True Dharma and Tattva, it is necessary to embody the Tattva oneself. 4. And the Dharma Tattva is not limited to this world alone, but resides in all existence. From: Maha Sambodhi Dharma Sangha Guru's Message in Chitwan of June 8, 2013 Full message here:

  • Dendup T.
    11/29/2019 01:38

    4. A great storm has come amidst the human world. Now the one remedy to deal with this is the Dharma. 5. When one does not move on the Precepts and Path of the Dharma, then this distraught world is certain to be destroyed. 6. Thus, this Path and this message is to be exhorted by you all to the world’s society: never ever create obstacles, hitches, indignation, and disbelief about my austere practice.

  • Darius M.
    11/28/2019 06:02


  • Phillip G.
    11/27/2019 23:45

    Wow- Look at these people who have so little planting trees! Just thinking how much the rest of the world needs to wake up.

  • Shobha W.
    11/27/2019 23:00

    Sierra Leon is small but wealthy. Very educated people live here. They had the First University in whole of Africa. Climate change is effecting Africa, as we have started to cut down trees, to better our life.

  • Steven D.
    11/27/2019 20:20

    This lady would make an outstanding prime minister, very positively progressive.

  • Norbert J.
    11/27/2019 19:40

    God bless her for the progressive ideas

  • Harez A.
    11/27/2019 18:28


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