Sierra Leone — The Deputy Chief of Mission, Xinmin Wang and Guo Xin, the Second Secretary- Head of the Political Section of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Sierra Leone on Tuesday 22nd February, 2016 made a familiarization visit to the Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone (HRCSL).
Xinmin Wang said he was pleased for such opportunity to visit HRCSL as he has heard a lot about its good works in the protection and promotion of human rights. Whilst emphasizing the bilateral ties between Sierra Leone and China, the Deputy Chief of Mission further underscored the Chinese Government’s contributions in the areas of infrastructural development, education, agriculture and electricity. He disclosed that very soon, China and South Africa will start the human rights dialogue.
The Vice Chairperson of HRCSL, Daphne Olu-Williams while welcoming the guests, narrated the functions of HRCSL and its protective mechanisms. The Deputy Executive Secretary, Joseph Kamara and the various Directors explained the functions of their directorates.