Nina Devries

Nina Devries

Africa

Life in post-Ebola Sierra Leone: 'We are still struggling'

More than 11,000 people died across West Africa. It was the worst outbreak in history as healthcare systems struggled to fight the epidemic.

Life in post-Ebola Sierra Leone: 'We are still struggling'

Health

Sierra Leone clinic strives to improve breast cancer treatment

Al Jazeera's Nina Devries reports from Freetown, Sierra Leone, on one organisation that is doing what it can to improve ways to treat the disease.

Sierra Leone clinic strives to improve breast cancer treatment

Africa

Sierra Leone schools for pregnant students raise questions

Alternative classes have been offered to 'visibly pregnant' girls since country's schools reopened following Ebola crisis.

Sierra Leone schools for pregnant students raise questions

Environment

Cocoa farms spring back to life in Sierra Leone

A training programme for youth in Sierra Leone brings 4,500 hectares of land back to life through cocoa farming.

Cocoa farms spring back to life in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone

The women dying for an abortion in Sierra Leone

"She died in front of my office door. Her head just slumped back in her wheelchair. She was 24 years old."

The women dying for an abortion in Sierra Leone

Features

Comforting Ebola patients in their final days

Despite risks and stigma, healthcare workers in Sierra Leone are urging others to join Ebola's front lines.

Comforting Ebola patients in their final days

Features

Thousands orphaned by Ebola face stigma

In Sierra Leone, children who survive Ebola or whose parents died from the virus are often shunned.

Thousands orphaned by Ebola face stigma

Health

Fears amid new Sierra Leone Ebola strategy

Planned 'stay-at-home' campaign seeking to raise awareness about deadly virus leaves many wondering how they will cope.

Fears amid new Sierra Leone Ebola strategy

Human Rights

It's a dog's life for Sierra Leone vet

One of Sierra Leone's few veterinarians wages an uphill battle against rabies on a shoestring budget.

It's a dog's life for Sierra Leone vet