The United Nations Mission in Liberia successfully completed its mandate on 30 March 2018. You can find out about the mission's past activities and achievements through this website. The United Nations family remains committed to supporting the Government, ensuring that the hard won peace is sustained and that the country and its people continue to progress and thrive.
10 Sep 2014 - Monrovia/New York, 09 September 2014 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Liberia, Karin Landgren, devoted her regular briefing to the Security Council today to the rapidly evolving developments related to the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) epidemic in Liberia.
08 Aug 2014 - Monrovia, 08 August 2014 – Following the declaration on 6 August of a 90-day state of emergency in Liberia, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Liberia, Karin Landgren, said today:
31 Jul 2014 - Monrovia, 31 July 2014 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Liberia, Karin Landgren, welcomed today the Government of Liberia’s strategic plan for an accelerated response to the Ebola epidemic.
31 Jul 2014 - UNMIL and the UN Country team welcome the launch of the Government of Liberia’s strategic plan for an accelerated response to the Ebola epidemic.
The spread of Ebola in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone is unprecedented. It is not under control, and continues to deteriorate, with an accelerating number of new cases and deaths. Isolation centres are overwhelmed, and there is panic in some localities.
01 Jul 2014 - Monrovia, 30 June, 2014 - On 30 June 2009, at the end of a three-year process in which Liberians of all walks of life were engaged, Liberia’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) released its Consolidated Final Report.
08 Jan 2014 - Monrovia, LIBERIA, 7 January 2014 – Liberia is one of the poorest countries in the world with more than 60% of its 3.5 million people living on less than US$ 1 a day. For most Liberians, earning a living for themselves and their children is an everyday challenge.
24 Oct 2013 - Wed 23 October, Monrovia - Support for Liberia’s constitution review process moved forward today as the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) handed over twenty-one thousands of copies of Liberia’s constitution to the Constitutional Review Committee (CRC) at a ceremony held in Monrovia today at the premises of the CRC.
21 Sep 2013 - Monrovia, Liberia – The United Nations, together with the Youth Coalition for Education in Liberia, the Messengers for Peace, and students from various schools celebrated this year’s International Day of Peace under the theme “Education for Peace”. A range of activities, including lectures and presentations on Peace and Education preceded the main event on Friday, 20 September, at the JJ Roberts Methodist High School with more than 300 students participating.
17 Aug 2013 - As Liberia marks the tenth anniversary of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement, there is much to celebrate in reaching this remarkable milestone.
On this important occasion, I would like to congratulate the Liberian people, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and the Government for their unwavering commitment to the consolidation of peace and to advancing Liberia’s development.