Overseas business risk for Sierra Leone

Information on how UK companies can control risks when doing business in Sierra Leone.



This report looks at issues UK businesses may face when operating in Sierra Leone including the economic and political environment, human rights, intellectual property, bribery and corruption, organised crime and terrorism.

Published 20 July 2015
Last updated 4 July 2019 + show all updates
  1. updated with latest facts and figures under sections: Overview, Political, Human Rights, Economic

  2. Overseas business risk document updated for Sierra Leone.

  3. Reviewed and updated guidance as of June 2017.

  4. Overseas Business Risk - Sierra Leone updated on 20 July 2015.

  5. First published.

  6. changes reflecting ebola and ease of doing business reports

  7. update for July