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Dr Imambay Kamara Honored with President Joe Biden’s Global Humanitarian Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr Imambay Kamara is a global Humanitarian, disabled right activist, founder and president of the Disabled International Foundation Uk/Sierra Leone

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23/03/2022

Dr Imambay Kadie Kamara Honored with President Joe Biden’s Global Humanitarian Lifetime Achievement Award

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Freetown, Sierra Leone. Dr Imambay Kadie Kamara, a global Humanitarian and disable right
activist, founder and president of the Disabled International Foundation Uk/Sierra Leone has been
named President Joe Biden’s Global Humanitarian Lifetime Achievement Award winner for 2021 making her the first Sierra Leonean to be awarded President Joe Biden’s Global Humanitarian Lifetime Achievement Award. The award Honors community services provided by citizens in surrounding communities for exemplary contributions
and dedication to humanity, peace, the environment and philanthropy support within their
current, national and international communities with this prestigious awards of excellence.

“It’s such an honour and privilege to receive the Presidential Lifetime Achievement award, and
Presidential Medals from the President of the United STATE America President Joe Biden for my
HUMANITARIAN for over 20 years. My profound gratitude and appreciation to the President, and
also to Amb Dr Lenora Wimberly-Peterson and Prof Dr Caroline Makaka for nominating me for this
award. Am forever so GRATEFUL to God for everything.”

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The award was given by President Joe Biden.

“We’re really proud of this one,” said The Coordinator of the Disabled International Foundation
Sierra Leone . “Dr Imambay Kadie Kamara is a global Icon and has over the years contributed to the
lives of many across the world most especially the disables so this award is a well-deserved one.”

Dr Imambay Kadie Kamara has received several awards over the years for her contributions to
improving the lives of people, building schools, Mosques and representing the voice of disables
across the world. , she was awarded the New Pan-African Princess.

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Ambassador Dr Imambay Kadie Kamara is the President/Founder for Disabled International Foundation
Uk/Sierra Leone and also the President and Founder Dr Imambay Kadie Kamara Global FOUNDATION
supporting vulnerable Women and Girls. Dr Imambay Kadie Kamara has continuously dedicated &
transforming lives in various communities over years.

She is the International Ladies of All nations international Global Humanitarian Chairperson ,
Commonwealth Entrepreneur Club Global Ambassador Disability Rights Activist, Women and
Children Activist, Inspirational Speaker Female Genital mutilation (F.G.M) Campaigner. Doctorate in
HUMANITARIAN from the United State of America. She is one of the 100 most Successful Women in
the world. The 50 most influential Women of her home Country Sierra Leone. Joe Biden PRESIDENT
of America HUMANITARIAN Award, WEST AFRICA YOUTH EMPOWERMENT. She is the director for
Gender Equality. Honorary member Giving Women Swizaland, Geneva. She is also member of so
many Women organisation. Dr Imambay Kamara is a mother of Six children and also blessed with
four wonderful grandchildren .She is One dedicated, inspirational, kind and hard working woman
who has dedicated herself to help disabled people around the world and is supporting thousands of
disabled people of all categories as well as so many orphans children, as a result during the time of
the Ebola epidemic in Africa.

Dr Imambay Kadie Kamara is Female Genital mutilation survivor and Domestic VIOLENCE Survivor
About the Global Humanitarian Award. The award Honors community services provided by citizens
in surrounding communities for exemplary contributions and dedication to humanity, peace, the
environment and philanthropy support within their current, national and international communities
with this prestigious awards of excellence.
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Sallu Kamuskay

Sallu Kamuskay is a Sierra Leonean activist, storyteller, and blogger. He was born in Sierra Leone but later relocated to Guinea as a refugee because of the war in his country. Sallu Kamuskay uses his phone to engage on social media, under the name ‘’Salone Messenger’. He Co-Founded the Salone Messenger platform after his experience of the war, Ebola, and injustices. According to him, silence was the root cause of war, and of many social injustices, we continue to face as a nation. In 2013, during the Ebola crisis, Sallu Kamuskay took the risk and volunteered to fight Ebola. He spent some months in both safe and unsafe places; helping the victims and telling their sad stories. The election in 2018, left a divided country with communities fighting on tribal lines. This inspired Sallu Kamuskay to serve as the coordinator of the United Sierra Leone peace concert, which was organized in 4 major parts of the country, targeting violent communities and troubled youth. Sallu Kamuskay led a group of entertainers, activists, and organizations across the country on a peace tour, a program supported by the European Union, United Sierra Leone, Africa Union, ECOWAS, and the Messeh Leone Trust. Sallu Kamuakay has also served as a staff writer for the Hidden Voices Magazine. Over the years, Sallu Kamuskay has been using his Techno phone to be able to tell stories, the phone he used to tell the story of Gbessay during Ebola who was admitted at one of the Ebola treatment centers after rumors that she had Ebola when the actual sickness was ulcer, she was almost abandoned at the treatment canter with no medication provided to her. She could have died. Sallu told the story via social media and was able to secure funding from the United Sierra Leone to buy her medication and advocated for her. She was later discharged and taken home, He did the same to a patient that died and was abandoned in the street, Sallu Kamuskay used his phone and shared the message across, the corps was later taken and buried. It could have been more disaster without his voice. The story of late America Stress 3-year-old daughter. The hero’s daughter was abandon after his father's death. He shared her sad story and was able to get a sister who has taken the child as her own and is currently providing her with educational support. The article of America Stress can be read on the link below http://ayvnewspaper.com/index.php/k2-categories/item/7350-america-stress-a-hero-to-recognize. Sallu Kamuskay feels the stories of Gbessay, America stress and that of many others need to be told. The media house we have cannot better tell these stories, they are better reporters than telling human interest stories. He created the Salone Messenger platform and brought together passionate storytellers to be able to tell these compelling stories.

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