Alcohol and Drugs in Post - War Sierra Leone


The kind of social stress that a civil war expose the population to makes it easy to assume that an increased level of alcohol and drug abuse should be observable in post-war Sierra Leone. This is, however, not the case. As this study reveals, the pattern of alcohol and drug consumption in Sierra majority of the population do not drink very much or use drugs at all, but there is a small minority that who the drinkers are, how many people drink and what characterises drug users in Sierra Leone.

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@inproceedings{Leone2009AlcoholAD, title={Alcohol and Drugs in Post - War Sierra Leone}, author={Sierra Leone and Morten B\o{\aa}s and Anne Hatl\oy and Ingunn Bj\orkhaug}, year={2009} }