“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.”
Harpviken describes Gbowee, 39, as someone who lives up to Alfred Nobel's “champion of peace” ambition an
President Sirleaf on Sunday joined women in Africa and across the world to celebrate the creation of the newest Unite
Garpeh produces about two such stories on the needs of women for broadcast each day by the Liberia Women Democracy Ra
Accordingly, President Ellen Johnson was selected for the 2011 award, becoming the first woman president to receive t
Liberia's nomination for the award is the fourth since 2005, when Senegal's President Abdoulaye Wade and former South
UN Women conducted two workshops in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County, and Monrovia in Montserrado County.
A Liberian lady, fully armed with Masters and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees, has arrived in the country from the
UNHCR is stepping up its aid delivery to the now 22,000 Ivorian refugees who fled to Liberia in the wake of post-elec
If you've seen the award-winning 2008 documentary Pray the Devil Back to Hell, then this will be a familiar story: Ho
The Ministry of Gender and Development has for the first time launched the national Gender Policy in three of the fif
Sexual violence became a way of life in Liberia during its civil wars, with everyone -- women, men, babies -- victimi
President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf said the educating and empowering of women in Liberia was a guaranteed way of ensurin
It is lunch time at the Light Stream Academy School on Pagos Island in Monrovia.
Women in conflict zones are often singled out for violent attack.
Liberia's Vice President Joseph N.
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says her government is developing long-term strategies to build upon the foundation f
Women claiming to be widows of officers, enlisted men, and wartime recruits of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) yest
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has officially launched the Agenda for Acceleratig Country Action on Women, Girls, Ge
In an effort to build a new Liberia to complement Government's development program, the women of Liberia yesterday la
There are reports of the discovery of more mass graves in several counties in Liberia.
As part of my security induction in Liberia I was struck by the emphasis on my personal safety as a woman.
Liberian Ambassador to the European Union and the Benelux Countries, Conmany B.
Are sex strikes slowly but surely becoming a new form of political strategy?
The Microfinance Unit of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in collaboration with the United Nations Capit
Meriam Dukumue, like the majority of women in her country, cannot read and write.
When students return to the classroom at Bopolu Central High School this year, there will be something not seen at th
Rule of law reforms in Liberia over the past five years serve as a clear example of how the internationalcommunity ha
This Best Practices Report reviews a variety of experiences from the viewpoint of different stakeholders involved in
"Black Diamond" and her comrades may look like any bunch of street-wise girls with attitude but they have t
The objective of the research was to compile comprehensive, accurate and strategic information on how best to enhance
The newly founded non-governmental organization (NGO), named Social Actions and Poverty Alleviation (SAPA) Inc.
A one day women leadership retreat has taken place in Paynesville, with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf challenging L
Chid Liberty's family business high-rise was corrupted into a site of conflict, mass graves and executions during Lib
They beat the odds as leaders, innovators, and achievers in their own world of business.
President Ellen Johnson is today expected to deliver a special statement to the Women of Liberia when she formally la
The Ministry of Justice, in collaboration with United Nations Fund for Women (UNIFEM) and other partners, Tuesday com
It is often philosophized, based on a certain unknown background, that ‘If you educate a woman, you educate a n
Vivian Howard is a single mother who cooks and cleans like just about any other woman in Liberia - but in her work li
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed the hope that the ongoing ECOWAS Delocalized Parliament Meeting in Monr
Liberian lawmakers were on Tuesday, July 6, urged to let ECOWAS parliamentary deliberations, taking place in Liberia,
During the past decade, the international community has come to recognize that girls participate in armed groups and
A cross section of women groups have presented a three-page petition to the government calling for the lifting of the