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.
14 Mar 2013 - Zwedru, Liberia – Speaking at a medal awards ceremony for Indian Police Officers serving with the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) and Coordinator of UN Operations in Liberia, Ms Karin Landgren reiterated the UN’s commitment to supporting Liberia’s security as transition of the mission’s security responsibilities to the Liberian authorities continues.
19 Feb 2013 - Monrovia, 19 February 2013 - The Government of Liberia and the United Nations appealed for nearly US$ 37 million today to meet the pressing humanitarian needs of Liberia's most vulnerable communities during 2013. The UN "Critical Humanitarian Gaps (CHG) 2013 humanitarian response plan" aims to provide vital humanitarian assistance to over half a million people at risk, including nearly 117,000 children.
The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) offered its condolences and sympathy today to the Government of the Republic of Guinea and the family and friends of the passengers who perished this morning when their aircraft crashed close to the Liberian capital, Monrovia.
08 Feb 2013 - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Tamrat Samuel as his Deputy Special Representative (Rule of Law) for the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL).
The new Deputy Special Representative for Rule of Law succeeds Louis M. Aucoin of the United States of America, who concluded his assignment in December 2012. The Secretary-General is grateful for Mr. Aucoin’s dedicated service during his year with UNMIL.
07 Dec 2012 - At a medal award ceremony held in Monrovia on Thursday 6 December, 2012, the Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Rule of Law, Louis M. Aucoin, commended Ukrainian peacekeepers for their contribution to UNMIL and Liberia.
03 Dec 2012 - Liberia, Monrovia – The Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Coordinator of United Nations Operations in Liberia, Karin Landgren, has reiterated UNMIL’s commitment to collaborate with the Liberian Government in helping to empower young people with opportunities to showcase their talents and act as beacons of inspiration for all Liberian people.
29 Nov 2012 - Monrovia, Liberia, 29 November 2012 - The global burden of disasters and armed violence which affect over 200 million people and result in over 500,000 deaths each year will be the focus of a forum on conflict and fragility which opens in Liberia tomorrow.
27 Nov 2012 - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Aeneas Chapinga Chuma of Zimbabwe as his Deputy Special Representative for Recovery and Governance of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL). Mr. Chuma will also serve as the United Nations Resident Coordinator, Humanitarian Coordinator and Resident Representative.