As UNMIL continues its transition process, a key priority remains building the capacity of national security agencies.
Since 2004, Philippine peacekeepers of UNMIL have been offering services and initiating programmes for the benefit of the host population in addition to their tasks of providing security to the mission’s top leadership, protecting the perimeters of PAP and Star Bas
It takes some 40 minutes of driving through a dirt road to reach the small town of Janzon from Zwedru. It is a route that attracts little automobile traffic, thus compounding matters for sick people travelling to the County capital for medical attention.
How about a make-over for one of Liberia’s police stations? That was the message of the UNPOL Philippine Contingent to the Liberian National Police (LNP) when they launched their “Adopt a Police Station” project. The aim was two-pronged: to repair and renovate th