SLPP’s 2018 Sports Manifesto: 25 Key Questions on Implementation and Achievements
By the Sierra Leone Live Team
Welcome to our citizen survey on the New Direction 2018 Sports Manifesto by the SLPP government. Your voice is vital in this national dialogue, and we design this survey to assess the implementation of the promises made in 2018. These questions are crafted to reflect the key points outlined in the manifesto, offering you a clear path to evaluate the progress made in our sports sector over the past five years. Each question requires a simple “Yes” or “No” response, enabling a straightforward assessment.
Policy and Legal Environment
Manifesto Quote: “Review the policy and legal environment for sports development.”
- Was the policy environment for sports development reviewed?
- Was the legal environment for sports development reviewed?
Manifesto Quote: “Increase budgetary support to sporting activities, in particular football, athletics, cricket, volleyball, and basketball.”
- Was there an increase in budgetary support for football?
- Was there an increase in budgetary support for athletics?
- Was there an increase in budgetary support for cricket?
- Was there an increase in budgetary support for volleyball?
- Was there an increase in budgetary support for basketball?
Sports Development Fund
Manifesto Quote: “Establish a Sports Development Fund that will be financed from various sources, including corporate establishments, international sporting organizations, and the government.”
- Was a Sports Development Fund established?
- Were corporate establishments involved in financing the Sports Development Fund?
- Were international sporting organizations involved in financing the Sports Development Fund?
- Was the government involved in financing the Sports Development Fund?
Manifesto Quote: “Develop and implement a comprehensive capacity-building programme for all sporting disciplines.”
- Was a comprehensive capacity-building program developed for all sporting disciplines?
- Was the capacity-building program implemented?
Manifesto Quote: “Reactivate school and community sporting activities with a view to identifying and developing talents for national and international competitions.”
- Were school sporting activities reactivated?
- Were community sporting activities reactivated?
Manifesto Quote: “Recommence national competition for all sporting activities.”
- Were national competitions for all sporting activities resumed?
Sports Academies and Facilities
Manifesto Quote: “Establish sports academies and provide facilities for sports development and recreation around the country.”
- Were sports academies established around the country?
- Were facilities for sports development provided around the country?
- Were facilities for sports and recreation provided around the country?
Administrative and Technical Support
Manifesto Quote: “Develop the administrative, technical, and support services for sports.”
- Was administrative support for sports developed?
- Was technical support for sports developed?
Manifesto Quote: “Build standard stadium facilities in all regions and Western Rural to enhance the capacity of Sierra Leone.”
- Were standard stadium facilities built in all regions?
- Were standard stadium facilities built in Western rural areas?
- Did the stadiums built enhance the capacity of Sierra Leone?
- Were these stadiums built to the standard?
Your engagement in this process is invaluable, and we thank you deeply for taking the time to take part. By answering these questions, you are contributing to our shared understanding of the government’s successes and the areas that need more focus. Your insights will help shape the future of sports in Sierra Leone. Thank you again for your commitment to our nation’s development and for ensuring our government’s accountability. We appreciate your time and your thoughtful responses.
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