Interesting article

The following interesting article was sent to me by Jim Owens, a founder member of SLIP. It is a blog written by Helen Fallon, Deputy University Librarian, Maynooth University and deals with aspects of Sierra Leone and the slave trade.

It’s on the Russell LIbrary blog at


Good news for the Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary which is situated just outside Freetown. In partnership with the Wild Chimpanzee Foundation it has been awarded a three year project from the European Commission to co-manage and safeguard the Outamba Kilimi National park. Further information is available at: