The Advocacy Movement Network (AMNet) has concluded its annual management retreat for the year 2020 at its Head Office in Spur Loop, Freetown.
The two day retreat started on the 6th of January with an opening prayer from a senior Pastor of Sanctuary Praise Church.
The welcome address was delivered by the Chief Executive Officer of AMNet Madam Hawa Samai who congratulated Staff for their efforts towards the development and success of the organization for the past 16 years.
The CEO emphasized the key thematic priorities AMNet has been engaged in since its formation. They include human rights and peacebuilding amongst others.
She commended the communications strategy adopted last year and called on the Communications Officer to continue to add more visibility and value to the activities of AMNet.
Overall, the CEO lavished praises on all of her Staff across the various projects District and urged them to do more in 2020.
Lead Facilitator, Mr. Brima Conteh, who doubles as AMnet’s Program Manager, commended all District Coordinators and Volunteers for their relentless effort in implementing projects under their leadership.
Head of Programs Mr. Samuel Bangura applauded their Program Officers and encouraged them to do more this 2020.
“It is going to be challenging but with concerted effort, AMNet will succeed because our focus is to promote human rights and peacebuilding”, he noted.
Two of the Board members Mr Obai Williams and Mrs Nenneh Daboh who witnessed the closing session of the retreat, commended the CEO and her staff for their services, pledging their continued support to mission and vision of AMNet.
Ending the two days retreat, CEO Samai wished all her staff well and urged them to be more productive and proactive in sending reports of activities undertaking and also looking for other important areas where AMNet could render its services if funds are available.