Anita Koroma


Anita Koroma

Founder of Girl Child Network Sierra Leone

United Kingdom (UK)

Co-Founder of Guadalupe Old Girls Association-UK and Founder of Girl Child Network Sierra Leone. A register social worker with HPC membership in the UK. Knowledge in starting off organization from humble begining is a God given gift and implementing projects and monitory activities. A trainer and inspirational speaker, Mentoring girls and women, and
workshops and seminars organizer on women and girls empowerment.

I am a Qualified Social Worker with 5 years hands on social work experience. I am skilled at working with varied client groups and assessing their needs. I have experienced in conducting client interviews and writing case reports, reviewing care plans and making recommendation for improvement. I also have experience of multi-agency working, and being part of a multi-disciplinary team, referring service users to appropriate services. Able to use own initiative to resolve issues, as well as working within organizational policies and procedures. I have excellent IT and organizational skills and able to work within deadlines. Willing to learn new skills and share knowledge to further progress within the field of social work.

I have exemplary communication skills, both written and verbal
Knowledge of various legislation e.g. Children Act 1989, 2004 (section 27 and 47), Children leaving Care Act (2000), The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, The Disability Discrimination Act 1995, Race Relations Act 1976, The Sex Discrimination Act 1975,The Human Rights Act 1989.

Established a national and regional offices for our network in Sierra Leone.
Set up a drop-in center and resources center for girls in Sierra Leone
Appointed Director of Girls Empowerment Initiative at Girl Child network Worldwide- UK