IN 2009 SIERRA LEONE HAD THE HIGHEST RATE OF INFANT MORTALITY IN THE WORLD
ONE IN FIVE CHILDREN DIED BEFORE THEIR FIFTH BIRTHDAY
ONE IN SEVEN MOTHERS DIED DURING CHILD BIRTH
Gordon Brown and his wife Sarah recognised the plight of Sierra Leone and in 2009, the UK along with a politically assertive new Sierra Leonian president teamed up with UNICEF and Save The Children to deliver a new healthcare system.
This film was commissioned by Save The Children, to highlight the success of the "Free Healthcare Initiative", two years after it was introduced.