“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has called upon Liberia's female lawyers, gender advocates and civil society to "
Throughout the lengthy regime of President Tubman, murder and rape were considered two terrible crimes that warranted
The women sat on plastic chairs arranged in a circle, some breast feeding, others with small children at their feet.
The United Nations Security Council Resolution 1509 adopted on 16 September authorized the setting up of a peacekeepi
Leymah Gbowee of Liberia was one of three women to be honored with the 2011 Nobel Prize.
When the bazooka ruled in 2003 and only the opinions of Liberian warlords and a beleaguered head of state mattered to
As a young girl Garmar Murphy was forced into a child soldier's life, serving as a sexual plaything for Liberian rebe
Thousands of women and girls who have been abducted by armed groups, enslaved and repeatedly raped during conflicts a
Korlu, a young mother of two, lives on the outskirts of Monrovia, the capital here.
Women in conflict zones are often singled out for violent attack.
Rule of law reforms in Liberia over the past five years serve as a clear example of how the internationalcommunity ha
The evidence is incontrovertible that Liberia (with its two civil wars, 1989-97 and 2000-03) and Sierra Leone (with i
This article argues that the human consequences of conflict sexual violence have often been misunderstood.
Last year, I reported with the intrepid Glenna Gordon a story about Liberia's Court E, a court chamber in the capital