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  1. LIBERIA: Unicef Boss Warns against Violence

    The Country Representative of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Mr.

    Thursday, February 13, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 239
  2. LIBERIA: DRC opens Women's Centre in Liberia

    Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation.

    Wednesday, February 12, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 236
  3. LIBERIA: UNFPA Identifies With Pregnant Women and Children

    The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, has provided delivery kits to mothers and children at the James Davids Hos

    Friday, January 17, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 208
  4. LIBERIA: Rebuilding Liberia: Women were Key in Ushering Peace, but still Suffer Violence Post War

    It's hard to underscore enough the role women have played in Liberia's recent history.

    Wednesday, July 31, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 029
  5. LIBERIA: Liberian women's war wounds fester

    It is over a week since Ruth Flomo was last able to walk, the bullet lodged in her leg an agonising reminder of the t

    Wednesday, June 26, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 992
  6. LIBERIA: Prioritize Gender Equality

    Women and children play a major role in poverty alleviation and are expected to feature prominently in any future dev

    Monday, February 4, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 783
  7. LIBERIA: Gender Equality 'Central' to All Other Development, Say Women's Groups

    Women and children play a major role in poverty alleviation and are expected to feature prominently in any future dev

    Friday, February 1, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 763
  8. LIBERIA: Gender & Development Ministry's Mandate Questioned

    The Country Director of Action Aid Liberia, an international women's rights advocate group, has called on the Governm

    Friday, December 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 703
  9. LIBERIA: Liberian Journalist Faces Death Threats over Female Circumcision, or Genital Mutilation Writings

    The Liberian journalist who wrote about the practice of female circumcision, or genital mutilation (FGM), and its hea

    Monday, December 17, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 688
  10. LIBERIA: Over 5000 Benefit from Foundation for Women (FFW)

    A local foundation, dedicated to empowering women through micro-loans, has disclosed that at least 5000 Liberian wome

    Tuesday, November 13, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 626
  11. LIBERIA: More Calls against Sexual Exploitation, Abuse

    The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) in collaboration with several civil organizations has ended a week-long

    Monday, May 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 053
  12. LIBERIA: Breaking the Cycle of Violence and HIV in Liberia

    “I was raped during the war by three men.

    Thursday, February 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 863
  13. LIBERIA: Sirleaf - Women's Icon With Nerves of Steel

    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is a joint Nobel Peace Prize winner as a champion for women's rights, whose steely nerves have

    Monday, January 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 739
  14. LIBERIA: Women in Retrospect 2011

    Before we finally close the chapter on 2011, flipping a fresh page for a new beginning in 2012, let's not forget that

    Friday, January 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 641
  15. LIBERIA/COTE D'IVOIRE: In the Shadows of Ivory Coast's War

    As Colonel Gaddafi continues his pillage in North Africa, harrowing skeletons from his closet remain buried deep in t

    Tuesday, May 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 777
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  17. COTE D'IVOIRE/LIBERIA: With 22,000 Ivorian Refugees in Liberia, UNHCR Speeding Up Aid Delivery

    UNHCR is stepping up its aid delivery to the now 22,000 Ivorian refugees who fled to Liberia in the wake of post-elec

    Tuesday, January 4, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 913
  18. LIBERIA: Launches Agenda On Women, HIV Issues

    President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially launched the Agenda for Acceleratig Country Action on Women, Girls, Ge

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 660
  19. LIBERIA: 'There's Power in Women Literacy'

    Liberian Ambassador to the European Union and the Benelux Countries, Conmany B.

    Tuesday, September 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 119
  20. LIBERIA: Choosing Family Over Education

    Meriam Dukumue, like the majority of women in her country, cannot read and write.

    Wednesday, September 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 994
  21. LIBERIA: Something New for the Senior Class: Girls

    When students return to the classroom at Bopolu Central High School this year, there will be something not seen at th

    Wednesday, September 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 995
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  23. LIBERIA: Bullet-Ridden Building in Liberia Turns into Fair-Trade Haven

    Chid Liberty's family business high-rise was corrupted into a site of conflict, mass graves and executions during Lib

    Monday, August 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 802
  24. LIBERIA: Liberian Women Bloom in Entrepreneurship

    They beat the odds as leaders, innovators, and achievers in their own world of business.

    Wednesday, August 4, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 755
  25. LIBERIA: Ellen Delivers Special Statement To Women Today

    President Ellen Johnson is today expected to deliver a special statement to the Women of Liberia when she formally la

    Thursday, July 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 689
  26. LIBERIA: Pres. Sirleaf Roots for Market Women

    It is often philosophized, based on a certain unknown background, that ‘If you educate a woman, you educate a n

    Thursday, July 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 583
  27. LIBERIA: Universal Education an Empty Promise for Liberia's Girls

    In a small office tucked behind the stairwell in Liberia's Ministry of Education, the once-proud staff of the Girls'

    Wednesday, May 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 153
  28. LIBERIA: 'I Will not Allow AFL Widows Impede Freedom of Others'

    The Minister of Justice, Cllr. Christiana P.

    Monday, May 24, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 907
  29. LIBERIA: Fears Over Rise in Sexual Violence

    There are fears of escalating sexual violence as UNMIL and NGOs scale down their activities, leaving a void that nati

    Wednesday, May 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 094
  30. LIBERIA: Women Capacity Building Craved

    The call has gone out to the Liberian government and its implementing partners to pick up the mantle of building the

    Thursday, May 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 059
  31. LIBERIA: Kenyan UN Peacekeepers Earn Glowing Medals in Liberia

    Kenyan peacekeepers were today awarded UN medals for their contributions to peace in Liberia, which they have made
    Friday, March 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 804
  32. Towards More Informed Responses to Gender Violence and HIV/AIDS in Post-Conflict West African Settings

    The evidence is incontrovertible that Liberia (with its two civil wars, 1989-97 and 2000-03) and Sierra Leone (with i

    Saturday, February 27, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 785
  33. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security: February 2010

    The NGO Working Group on Women, Peace and Security has released the February 2010 version of our Monthly Action Point

    Monday, February 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 168
  34. Women War Survivors of Sexual Violence in Liberia: Inequalities in Health, Resilience and Justice

    This article argues that the human consequences of conflict sexual violence have often been misunderstood.

    Friday, January 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 787
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  36. Dreams Deferred: Educational and Skills-building Needs and Opportunities for Youth in Liberia

    As part of a global, multi-year research and advocacy project focused on strengthening educational and job training p

    Friday, September 25, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 781
  37. LIBERIA: The Fight Against Rape a Brutal Wait

    From Monrovia's highest hill, the long sliver of Atlantic Ocean shoreline at the mouth of the Mesurado River, with it

    Monday, September 14, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 601
  38. Deliver Us from Our Protectors: Accountability for Violations Committed by Humanitarian Aid Staff Against Refugee Women and Children

    Refugees - often forced from their homes with nothing but the clothes on their back, then confined in camps and depen

    Saturday, August 1, 2009
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 284
  39. Because I am a Girl: The State of the World's Girls 2008-Special Focus: In the Shadow of War

    This report is the second in a series of eight reports published by Plan examining the rights of girls throughout the

    Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 236
  40. Peace With Sexual Violence is Still War: Peacekeepers Must Protect Women

    Stephen Lewis warns UN military commanders who gathered on May 27th 2008 at Wilton Park in West Sussex, England to di

    Tuesday, May 27, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 271
  41. A Flawed Process Discriminates against Women and Girls

    Liberia experienced conflict between 1989 and 1997 and again between 1999 and 2003.

    Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 077
  42. Human Rights Report Liberia

    Liberia is a constitutional republic with a population of approximately 3.5 million.

    Wednesday, March 8, 2006
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 723
  43. Liberian Women Crucial in Reconstruction of Liberia

    UNDP Liberia and the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) signed a letter of understanding to collabora

    Friday, November 26, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 729
  44. FACES: Women as Partners in Peace and Security, AIDS Fighter

    Her name is Joyce Puta, a 48-year-old Zambian army colonel on secondment to the United Nations.

    Friday, October 1, 2004
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 450
  45. Liberian Stories: A Population Caught in the Cycle of Violence and Displacement

    Random violence, looting, rape, forced recruitment, family separation and general chaos have been part of the daily l

    Tuesday, July 1, 2003
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 150
  46. Statement to the Hague Forum

    Statement delivered by Head of Delegation of the Republic of Liberia to the ICPD+5 International Forum (Hague Forum),

    Monday, February 1, 1999
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 731
  47. Mano River Women's Peace Network

    Civil Society Organisations67 430
  48. International Rescue Committee 16 Days Blog

    The International Rescue Committee is working with writer, photographer and long-time women's advocate Ann Jones to g

    Tuesday, November 24, 2009 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 158
  49. Tokay Tomah Leads Fight Against GBV, SEA

    A non- governmental organization, the Women Aid Society (WAS), headed by Liberian female musical star, Tokay Tomah ha

    Thursday, July 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 179
  50. Women and Girls Should Get Special Attention in the Liberian Reintegration Process

    This postcard campaign urges President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and the Liberian government to ensure that the needs and

    Monday, March 31, 2008 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 183

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