Mercy Ships, Freetown, Sierra Leone, recently welcomed
approximately 500 guests to celebrate the official opening ceremony
of its custom-built center in the Koya Rural District Waterloo,
outside of Freetown. Guests attending the ceremony included the
Sierra Leonian Minister of Social Welfare, the Minister of Lands,
Deputy Minister of Agriculture, and representatives of the Ministry
of Health, other government institutions, UNICEF, the European
Union (EU), and dignitaries from local communities.