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Chinese Engineers Construct Road to Community College
“They came in at the time we needed them most,” Dr. Solomon X.Y. Jallayu, President of Grand Gedeh Community College said after CHINENGR-17 built a driveway off Kannah Road to the new GGCC campus in Garloville, Zwedru, early this month.
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SRSG Karin Landgren’s Remarks at the Partners’ Roundtable Discussion on Corruption
Thank you very much.

This is a remarkable event and I want to begin, Madam President, Dr. Sawyer; Cllr. Verdier, Madam Intelmann, my colleagues, members of the LACC, by congratulating you on hosting this event and on it being public.

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Bangladeshi Engineers Sweep Mines
When the new Ebola mission, UNMEER, was all set to establish a base camp at around Roberts International Airport (RIA), there was a major challenge to overcome. The area had to be cleared of any possible mines and unexploded ordnances (UXOs), possible remnants of the civil war. Ready to accomplish the task, Bangladeshi engineers (BANENGR) stepped in. Inclement weather – scorching sun and torrential rain – posed a challenge but the engineers were up to the task.  Despite the hurdles, the sweeping team worked continuously for eight days to ensure the area was clear of mines and UXOs.
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Furthering Female Participation and Representation in Security Sector Institutions
Under the auspices of the Female Officers Support Network (FOSN), UNPOL and the Corrections Advisory Unit (CAU) in collaboration with the UNMIL Office of the Gender Advisor organized a conference at UNMIL headquarters early last December under the theme Mentoring for Transformation.
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Chinese Contingent Inaugurates New Equipment
In early January, the base of the Chinese Transport Company at Starbase was a colourful spectacle of brand-new vehicles and equipment freshly arrived from China. On hand to celebrate the occasion were Hubert Price, Director of Mission Support, and Lt.-Col. HE Long, the Commander of the Chinese contingent, who handed over the keys of the vehicles to the drivers and helped decorate the new equipment. Price praised the continuous support by the Chinese government to the UN Mission in Liberia.
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