Global civil society activity in Freetown, Sierra Leone

← New location search | View all of Sierra Leone

Freetown is the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone. It is a major port city on the Atlantic Ocean and is located in the Western Area of the country. Freetown is Sierra Leone's major urban, economic, financial, cultural, educational and political centre, as it is the seat of the Government of Sierra Leone. The population of Freetown was 1,055,964 at the 2015 census.

– syndicated content from Wikipedia

Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Freetown is ranked #1099 over a 20 year period,
with 18 meetings since 1998.


Freetown is ranked #872 in 2018, with 0 meetings.

Organizations based in Freetown

Lutheran Communion in Central and Western Africa Est. 1993

Environmental Foundation for Africa

Inter-Territorial Catholic Bishops' Conference Est. 1971

African Concern International

Mano River Union Est. 1973

West African Monetary Agency Est. 1996

Initiative pour une Afrique solidaire

Africa Youth for Peace and Development Est. 1995

International Islamic Youth League - African Youth Development Centre Est. 1991

View More profiles (9 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Past Events in Freetown

2019 Annual Forum – Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation
2017 Regional Meeting – ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
2016 Biennial Conference – International Peace Research Association
2016 Expanded Constituency Workshop (ECW) for the Coastal Africa – Global Environment Facility
2014 General Assembly – Association of Evangelicals in Africa
2011 Workshop – Commonwealth Geographical Bureau
2009 Annual Council Meeting – West African Examinations Council
2009 Conference – The African Network
2008 Meeting – Economic Community of West African States
2008 Meeting – Economic Community of West African States
2008 Annual General Meeting – West African College of Physicians
2008 Annual conference – West African College of Surgeons
2007 Meeting – Commonwealth Association of Polytechnics in Africa
2007 Triennial plenary assembly – Association of Episcopal Conferences of Anglophone West Africa
2004 Annual council meeting – West African Examinations Council
2003 General assembly – Fellowship of Christian Councils and Churches in West Africa
2002 Annual Meeting – West African Monetary Agency
2001 Meeting on global xenophobia – Pan-African Reconciliation Council
2000 Plenary meeting – Inter-Territorial Catholic Bishops' Conference
1998 Conference – West African Bankers' Association
1997 Plenary meeting – Inter-Territorial Catholic Bishops' Conference
1997 Conference – West African Bankers' Association
1997 Annual council meeting – West African Examinations Council
1997 Biennial general assembly – West African Pharmaceutical Federation
1996 Plenary meeting – Inter-Territorial Catholic Bishops' Conference

View More Past Events (80 total) in The International Congress Calendar

You are viewing a city profile from the UIA's Global Civil Society Database.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.