DISASTER MANAGEMENT/RESTORING FAMILY LINKS (RFL)

This programme started in 2001 and is responsible for the following activities:

-Organizes First Aid and Disaster Management capacity building for communities.

-Sets up a database on hazards, resources and supplies at National and Branch levels.

-Conduct search and rescue

-Provides relief aid services.

-Conducts Vulnerability and Capacity Assessments (VCA) in the Branches.

-Cooperates and supports the Government of Sierra Leone through the Office of National Security in the development of a National Disaster Management Plan and sensitizes key stakeholders on Disaster Management. Implementing the Global RFL Strategy deals with tracing cases and requests to unite families separated because of crises.