Tag: Liberia

Liberia community forests hijacked by global logging companies, report

A new investigation from Global Witness has revealed how progressive community forestry in Liberia is being undermined by the logging industry - using a...

Liberia Investigates Central Bank’s Missing $104 Million in Cash

It could be one of the world’s biggest ever bank heists. Authorities in Liberia said Wednesday they were investigating the disappearance of newly-printed bank notes...

Liberia: Women Aspirants Push for Elected Posts

By David A. Yates Women aspirants in the upcoming October Presidential and Representative Elections, pushed strongly for elected posts at a one day strategic dialogue...

Liberia: President Sirleaf calls for increase Women’s Participation in Politics

By Alvin Worzi President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called on political parties in the country to increase women's participation and go beyond what was agreed...

Liberia: Engagements and Dialogues Key to Addressing Security Challenges Ahead of...

By: Arthur R.M. Becker- Contributing Writer (Liberia) The Executive Director of the Centre for Security Studies and Development foresees that there are more challenges in...

Liberia: Engagements and Dialogues Key to Addressing Security Challenges Ahead of...

  By: Arthur R.M. Becker- Contributing Writer (Liberia) The Executive Director of the Centre for Security Studies and Development foresees that there are more challenges in...

UN Women, Liberia Sign Pact to End Violence against Women

By Leroy M. Sonpon III The Liberian government, through the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection and UN Women, have signed a US$6.5m agreement...

Liberia: Gender Minister Appeals for Budgetary Support for Empowerment of Young...

The Liberian Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MGCSP) Julia Duncan-Cassell has appealed to the national government to make the appropriate allotment in...

Liberia: First 2017 Female Presidential Aspirant

By William Q. Harmon President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's constitutionally dictated absence at the upcoming 2017 presidential election will not be missed, gender-wise, as the first...

Testimonials

President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf,  Nobel Peace Price Winner and President, Republic of Liberia “ I feel deeply honored to be associated with the African...