Kakata, Margibi County: On Saturday 3 November, six women police officers from the Liberian National Police (LNP), in collaboration with members of UN Police (UNPOL) from Sweden, held a public workshop on rape in Kakata, in Liberia’s Margibi County.
2 November 2012 – The panel tasked with advising on the global development agenda beyond 2015, the target date for achieving the anti-poverty targets known as the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), today reaffirmed its commitment to work together on a framework to combat povert
Monrovia, Liberia - The United Nations in Liberia in collaboration with the Government of Liberia and partners on Wednesday, 24 October, 2012 held a series of events to mark the 67th anniversary of the UN under the theme: UN4U: the UN Works for You bringing together senior go
Monrovia, Liberia - “As we re-double our efforts in re-enforcing the capacity of Liberian security agencies; I count on your continued professionalism and zeal as UNMIL proceeds with the transition planning.
“I feel proud, but the challenge ahead is even bigger. I’ll be meeting even tougher contenders in Monrovia,” quipped Bill Grear, winner of the five-County southeastern finals of A Star is Born, held Saturday, October 20 at the Grand Gedeh County capital of Zwedru.
Lofa County has its fare share of women abandoned by men, leaving them with the burden of looking after the children on their own. Mothers, many of them young, are unable to support the children, who often end up on the streets and not able to pursue education.
The Special Representative of the Secretary General and Coordinator of UN Operations in Liberia, Karin Landgren has once again lauded the country's progress towards sustainable peace, observing that the UNMIL could now focus on a gradual handover of security responsibilities to the host Governmen